Tag Archives: New Haven Museum

Going Fourth

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America’s 246th birthday happens Monday, and we’re RSVPing yes.

In the meantime, we might head to…

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Entertainment Center

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Few buildings in New Haven have stirred more sentiment—positive or negative—than the New Haven Veterans Memorial Coliseum. …

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Founding Mothers

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Having led their flock to a shared new haven in 1638, the minister John Davenport and the merchant Theophilus Eaton are considered New Haven’s founding fathers. But the men, women and children who…

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Iron Age

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Like a mountain piled with strata, a city as old as New Haven is layered with the remains of its past. Sometimes a layer lies in plain view but goes unnoticed by nearly everyone who passes by. …

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This Week in New Haven (April 11 – 17)

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Flowers and many other things bloom in the week ahead. …

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Goin’ with the Wind

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It’s useful to know which way the wind is blowing.

To get current on that, look to New Haven’s weather vanes, though you may have to squint. Golden arrows point the way above the Green’s Center and United churches and …

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This Week in New Haven (March 7 – 13)

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Seriousness and sobriety rule—until the parade weekend. …

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Civil Action

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The corner of Edgewood Avenue and Garden Street near Amistad Academy Middle School has an extra green street sign. It identifies the spot as Constance B. Motley Corner, which…

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This Week in New Haven (February 14 – 20)

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This Valentine’s week, Cupid’s arrow strikes watchers, listeners and both employers and job seekers. …

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Bits and Pieces

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One of the most valuable collections at the New Haven Museum’s Whitney Library isn’t a set of rare manuscripts or first editions. …

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