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Researching Local History: Tour of the New Haven Museum

  • New Haven Museum 114 Whitney Avenue New Haven, CT, 06510 United States (map)

Join us for a guided tour of the New Haven Museum on July 21st. Museum staff will provide a curated tour of the Museum's  current exhibits. The tour will culminate at the Whitney Library, a unique resource center concerning the history of New Haven and its families from the time of the New Haven Colony in the 17th century to the present. 

The library's collection that include 30,000 printed works, 300 manuscript collections, architectural drawings, maps, broadsides, newspapers, scrapbooks, photographs, and microfilm. 

Library staff will provide information on the collection and the uniques services available to researchers. 


Please RSVP by emailing with your preferred option, name, contact info, and number of guests by July 18th at the latest. 

Lunch Option: Please bring $15 (lunch & registration) and meet us at 285 Whitney Avenue at 12:15Pm for a light lunch of sandwiches before walking over to the museum.

Tour Only Option: Please bring $4 for admission fees and plan on meeting us at the museum at 1:20PM for the 1:30PM tour.