The Gallery is free and open to the public from Tuesday through Sunday.


Tuesday–Friday10:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday (Sept.–June)10:00 am–8:00 pm
Saturday–Sunday11:00 am–5:00 pm

Closed Mondays (except for Yale Commencement) and on these major holidays: New Year’s Day, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day


The Gallery is free and open to the public.

Access the free Smartify app, where you can find the museum’s floor plan and other resources to help guide your visit.

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We are located at 1111 Chapel Street between York and High Streets in New Haven, Conn. For custom driving, public transportation, and walking directions to the Gallery, use Google Maps.

Amenities and Parking

  • Lockers are available on a limited basis. Large bags, backpacks, shopping bags, umbrellas, food, and drinks are not permitted in the museum.
  • Wheelchairs are available. Ask the representative at the Information Desk.
  • Visitors can park in metered spaces on nearby streets or in the Chapel-York Garage, conveniently located at 150 York Street.
  • On-site dining is not available, but dozens of restaurants and coffee shops are located near the Gallery.

Check our FAQ for more information

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What's on This Week

A classroom and/or studio space. In the right foreground stands a tall shelf with art supplies, books, and other materials. In the left background, three people sit at tables configured in a square or circle.

In-Person Event : Teen Program

Wednesday, April 17, 2024, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
A group seated in a semicircle around an artwork that hangs on the wall. A standing figure gestures toward the artwork.

In-Person Event : Highlights Tour

Thursday, April 18, 2024, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A group of standing figures seen from behind as they look toward an artwork that hangs on the wall. One figure faces the group and appears to speak.

In-Person Event : Highlights Tour

Saturday, April 20, 2024, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

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    Visit our on-site or online Museum Store to buy publications, postcards, and custom-made items.