Immerse Yourself in a Vibrant Arts Scene

Beyond the many opportunities you will have to get involved on campus, you won’t have to travel far to enjoy world-class entertainment, museums, or festivals. There is a buzz of creativity in Connecticut, and the Greater New Haven area alone offers a wide array of arts and cultural experiences.

With a strong maker movement and widespread community of innovators there is truly something for everyone in Connecticut, whether your passion is drawing, dance, or drama – or a wide variety of related interests.

The lists below of go-to spots in the Greater New Haven area and throughout New England will keep you busy from your first weekend on campus through Commencement Day.

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Now that you know about all of the arts- and culture-related activities around campus, learn more about why the University of New Haven’s home city of West Haven is an ideal place to live and learn.

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