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New Haven's Ghost Walk
"We usually start 7:30 PM Friday and/or Saturday from Starbucks 1070 Chapel Street New Haven opposite the Yale Center for British Art  Please registrar so that we can contact you in case of changes or cancellations because of the weather and any other issues. We start from 1070 Chapel Street go in a circle and return near Starbucks.  We suggest you wear comfortable shoes and clothing for our evening walk and bring along water to keep yourself hydrated.  This tour operates in most weather conditions so please dress appropriately.Some of th New Haven City Hall
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New Haven's Ghost Walk
"We usually start 7:30 PM Friday and/or Saturday from Starbucks 1070 Chapel Street New Haven opposite the Yale Center for British Art  Please registrar so that we can contact you in case of changes or cancellations because of the weather and any other issues. We start from 1070 Chapel Street go in a circle and return near Starbucks.  We suggest you wear comfortable shoes and clothing for our evening walk and bring along water to keep yourself hydrated.  This tour operates in most weather conditions so please dress appropriately.Some of th New Haven City Hall
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New Haven's Ghost Walk
"We usually start 7:30 PM Friday and/or Saturday from Starbucks 1070 Chapel Street New Haven opposite the Yale Center for British Art  Please registrar so that we can contact you in case of changes or cancellations because of the weather and any other issues. We start from 1070 Chapel Street go in a circle and return near Starbucks.  We suggest you wear comfortable shoes and clothing for our evening walk and bring along water to keep yourself hydrated.  This tour operates in most weather conditions so please dress appropriately.Some of th New Haven City Hall
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More General in New Haven

Famous sculpture "Lipstick"

Located at Morse College is the infamous "Lipstick" sculpture. It is "mounted" on a 'tank."It was full of symbolism but what does it stand for depends on whom you talk to.Note: superimposed with a...
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SLLiew
Jan 31, 2007

Gothic architecture style

Ihe facade of the front of Davenport College main entrance at York Street is built of Gothic Revival Style. There is a church like steeple with stone masonry to depict that era.Gothic Revival style is...
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SLLiew
Jan 31, 2007

Georgian architecture style

Inside Davenport college, there in a larger outer courtyard, you will the typical Georgian style of red bricks with windows of white frames and green shutters. There is also graceful winding staircase...
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SLLiew
Jan 31, 2007

Contemporary architecture style

Both Morse College (named after the inventor of Morse Code) and Ezra Stiles (US 7th Presdent, a Yale 1746 graduate) were built on contemporary style by the famous architect Eero Saarinen.Eero used...
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SLLiew
Jan 31, 2007

Famous sons and daughters of Yale

Some famous sons and daughters were Henry Winkler of "Happy Days" and Oscar winners Meryl Streep and Jodie Foster.In politics, they are President George Bush Senior and George Bush Junior. President...
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SLLiew
Jan 31, 2007

Yale Law School

Here is a close-up shot of a building that is Yale's Law School. Several U.S. presidents, including Bush and Clinton, have studied here. The law school is located on the main campus. The buildings...
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Aug 19, 2003
 
 
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Gates

Though their utility lies in keeping curious tourists like yourself and I from intruding upon the inner courtyards of Yale's famous residential colleges, Yale's gates are as unique and extraordinary...
zChris
May 27, 2003

Sacred Atmosphere

Though I'm neither religious or particularly patriotic, it's hard not to admire the sombre atmosphere of Yale's campus, which is so full of both ecumenical and national landmarks. Statues devoted to...
zChris
May 27, 2003

Greenspaces

Yale's campus includes some immaculate greenspaces, in particular the lush yard of Old Campus, pictured here. It is a particular pleasure to wander through them on a crisp autumn morning or lazy...
zChris
May 27, 2003

Parking

Many people cite as the reason they don't visit cities is parking issues. My general tip is to park around the green (Central Park of New Haven) or north of the green. New Haven is small and parking...
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xxy1
Nov 10, 2002

Woolsey Hall is the location...

Woolsey Hall is the location for numerous concerts, operas and performances. I've seen Beethoven's 9th performed here. I like the building's exterior as well. If you're in town, you might want to take...
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Judd
Aug 26, 2002

Take a walk around the Yale...

Take a walk around the Yale University campus. While I didn't attend Yale (most New Havener's don't) it does have some incredible architecture. Stop by any of the local coffee shops, chances are you...
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Judd
Aug 26, 2002

I just moved here so I don't...

I just moved here so I don't know a whole lot about New Haven. So far the best memory has to be laughing and crying with friends while trying to survive grad school. But I suppose one could do that...
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emmalola
Aug 24, 2002

Hallways

Even Yale's halls (if you can access them) have a special, if stuffy, almost 17th century Puritan charm about them.
zChris
May 27, 2003

Top Hotels in New Haven

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1157 Chapel Street, (Hotel Currently Under Renovation), New Haven, Connecticut, 06511, United States
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155 Temple St., New Haven, Connecticut, 06510, United States
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229 George St., New Haven, Connecticut, 06510, United States
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30 Whalley Avenue, New Haven, Connecticut, 06511, United States
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30 Frontage Rd., (formerly Holiday Inn Express), East Haven, Connecticut, 06512, United States
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3 Long Wharf Drive, New Haven, Connecticut, 06511, United States
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Top Things to Do in New Haven

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Yale University

A multi storey indoor gymnasium - Payne Whitney is popular with students for daily exercise to get rid of academic stresss and peer pressure. There are basketball courts, squash, racquetball, volley...
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Old Campus - Yale University

For a Brit there is something faintly amusing about a US university deliberately making itself look like the ancient Medieval colleges of Oxford and Cambridge. And Old Campus Yale has very much done...
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Peabody Museum of Natural History

Small though this museum may be it nevertheless packs in a heck of a lot in ters of exhibits and information. There are large number of superb dinosaur skeleton as well as: a real interesting section...
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Downtown

Lots and lots of architectural styles to see in New Haven...I very much enjoyed just wandering he streets and looking to see what I could see. Always remember to look up. Often the ground floor of a...
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Yale Center for British Art

I visited this place for the first time in 2013, when the building was undergoing renovation and restoration so far fewer pieces were on display. It is what it says...an exhibition of British art...
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Sterling Memorial Library

Well, crikey is all I can say. This is, of course, a superb library (although the public can't access the majority of the library part). But it's just like entering a Medieval English cathedral. A...
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"New Haven & Yale, Connecticut"
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"Most definitely not what you may be expecting...."
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"zChris' New Haven"
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"New Haven Connecticut"
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"Yale, and a lot more"
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