NHM offers Self-Guided Visits, Guided Tours and Slide Lectures for adult group visitors. Groups may choose one type of program or combine two for a more complete experience.
SELF-GUIDED VISITS TO NHM
Self-Guided Visits are available Tuesday - Friday from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
GUIDED TOURS AT NHM
Tours range from 45 - 60 minutes in length and can accommodate groups of up to 25. Larger groups will need to schedule more than one tour.
|General Museum Tour||This tour introduces visitors to New Haven's rich history and spends time in each of the primary exhibition galleries.|
|New Haven Illustrated Gallery Tour||Travel through New Haven history from first settlement in 1638 through the early 20th century.|
Cinque Lives Here
|This tour tells the story of the Amistad using maps, artifacts and documents to describe the events and individuals.|
|New Haven's Maritime Heritage Gallery Tour||Ship paintings, portraits, models, maps and artifacts highlight the trades and industries that are a part of New Haven's exciting maritime history.|
|Special Exhibition Tours||Tours are available for our changing exhibitions. Please call to find out about current offerings.|
NHM staff are available to bring slide lectures to your site. NHM will bring the projection equipment. It is the responsibility of the site to provide a screen or blank wall in a suitable room.
|New Haven: Colony, Town & City||Journey through time from New Haven''s settlement in 1638 to the city we know today.|
|The Amistad Incident||Trace the events of the Amistad voyage, the issues at stake in the court trials and the African''s return home.|
|New Haven's Maritime History||Trace the role that New Haven''s harbor has played and see how local, national and international events shaped the maritime trades.|
|The Voyage of the Neptune||Follow the 1790s voyage of the Neptune from New Haven to Canton, China. Diary excerpts, maps and images describe the journey.|
The Blizzard of 1888
Relive the devastating blizzard that buried the Northeast beneath feet of snow.
|The Quinnipiac Indians||Explore the culture of the first settlers in the area of New Haven, and how their culture changed after European contact.|
For pricing and scheduling information, please visit our Scheduling General Information page.