New Haven Arts
New Haven is a city filled with creative and performing arts. The New York Times referred to New Haven as having "Art everywhere you look." It's home to nationally recognized theaters and music venues, art galleries, dance studios, museums, public art, festivals, creative arts schools and much more. New Haven is known for its vibrant and unique history in arts and culture and proudly welcomes visitors to explore "Big Art in a Small City."
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Connecticut Children's MuseumArts education, Museums
Price Point: $Payment Types: Cash, CheckWe Offer: Tours
- Fri-Sat: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
The museum is housed in an historic and recently renovated building within the cultural 'corridor' of the city's Town Green District. This central location bridges the New Haven Green, the downtown business area and the arts district of Audubon Street. It is easily accessible to all!
The Children's Building is guided by the tenets of Universal Design. Ramps abound to make exhibits accessible. Braille books are given to children who are blind through the Creating Readers program. Stories are told in American Sign Language.
Connecticut Gay Men's ChorusMusic & Concert Halls
The CGMC is made up of gay men of all ages and from all walks of life who come together for friendship and a love of music and a need to entertain.
Creative Arts WorkshopArts education, Galleries
Payment Types: Cash, Visa, Check, MasterCard, DiscoverWe Offer: Group Classes, Membership
- Mon-Fri: 9:30 am-5:30 pm
- Sat: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Creative Arts Workshop is a non-profit community art center devoted to fostering creativity through participation in and appreciation of the visual arts. Each year, CAW offers a wide range of classes in fully equipped studios to more than 3,000 students, and more than 30,000 people visit exhibitions in CAW s galleries.
Criterion Cinema: Bow Tie CinemasFilmPrice Point: $Payment Types: Cash, Visa, MasterCardWe Offer: Private Event Space, Membership
•All Digital Projection and Sound • Convenient discount parking available directly across the street in the Temple St. Garage • Valet Parking available across the street on weekends • Criterion Café, featuring premium wine and beer selection for your enjoyment before, during or after the show • Real Butter served over fresh hot popcorn • CRITERION CLUB® Loyalty Rewards Program - free to join! Earn points with ticket purchases. Redeem points for free concessions and tickets. Discounts on special film presentations. Members-only special events, and more! • "MOVIES & MIMOSAS®" Classic Film Series - every Sunday Morning! • "INSOMNIA THEATER®" Cult Classics on the Big Screen - every Friday and Saturday night! • Deluxe, private Screening Rooms and Meeting facilities
Price Point: $$$Payment Types: Cash, Visa, MasterCard
- Wed: 10am - 5pm
- Thu: 10am - 7pm
- Fri-Sat: 10am - 5pm
The gallery represents local, regional and international renowned artists and is an important part of the art scene in southern Connecticut.