Upcoming Events

There are countless cultural events and exhibitions at Yale that are open to the public all year-round. Bookmark the overall Yale Calendar of Events and the Yale Arts Calendar to stay in touch with everything available to the community throughout the year.

Sunday, April 3, 2016
1:00pm First Sunday at the New Haven Museum - Free Admission
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
5:00pm Public Lecture: 2016 TED Prize Winner & Yale Alum Sarah Parcak ('01)
7:30pm Concert: The Choir of Merton College Oxford
Thursday, April 7, 2016
1:30pm Talk by Yale's Paul Messier: "The Language of the Photographic Print"
5:30pm Talk & Book Signing: Award-winning author Richard Conniff ('73) shares his latest, "House of Lost Worlds: Dinosaurs, Dynasties, and the Story of Life on Earth"
Saturday, April 9, 2016
2:00pm Unsung Heroes: film screening & conversation on local heritage hosted by New Haven Free Public Library
5:30pm Singing at the Gurū’s Court: The Dhrupad of the Gurbānī kīrtan Tradition
Sunday, April 10, 2016
12:00pm Tour: Old Campus and Connecticut Hall
12:00pm Outdoor encyclopedia of local history: tour of Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven
12:30pm Reading the stones: art and architectural history tour of Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven
1:00pm Hillhouse Avenue National Historic District Walking Tour
1:30pm Outdoor encyclopedia of local history: tour of Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven
2:00pm Tour: Old Campus and Connecticut Hall
2:00pm Reading the stones: art and architectural history tour of Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven
5:00pm Behind the Gold Pipes: Exclusive Woolsey Organ Tour & Demo
Monday, April 11, 2016
9:00am Open house at West Campus with exclusive tours
10:45am “Culture in Crisis” workshop at the Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage
12:00pm Tour: Sterling Memorial Library
2:00pm Walk into History on the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail
4:00pm Talk on "The Republic of Arabic Letters: Islam and the European Enlightenment"
5:00pm Native American Language Project Panel: "Promoting the Preservation of North America’s Indigenous Languages”
7:00pm Address by Irina Bokova, director-general of UNESCO
8:00pm Panel on "Cultural Diversity and Heritage Preservation"
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
9:00am Workshop on "Sustainable Conservation of Cultural Heritage"
11:00am Open house tour of collaborative design at the Center for Engineering, Innovation and Design
12:00pm Multimedia Presentation by Yale's Jason Lyall: "How Antiquities Fuel Modern Conflicts"
1:00pm Explore the Yale Collection of Musical Instruments
1:30pm Panel on “The Role of Universities and our Cultural Heritage: education and training”
1:30pm Panel on “Grand Challenges in Cultural Heritage Data and Information”
3:00pm Alum curated exhibit: A multidisciplinary study on Roman Shield from Dura-Europos
4:30pm Keynote Address by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
7:30pm Concert: Institute of Sacred Music presents Sine Nomine, Ensemble for Medieval Music
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
1:00pm Explore the Yale Collection of Musical Instruments
3:00pm Alum curated exhibit: A multidisciplinary study on Roman Shield from Dura-Europos
7:30pm Concert: Grammy-nominated Yale Cellos directed by Aldo Parisot, School of Music
Thursday, April 14, 2016
9:00am Discussion of follow-up steps open to Yale community
10:00am Tours of Yale University Library Center for Preservation & Conservation
1:00pm Exhibition Tours of Yale University Art Gallery
1:30pm Exhibition Tour: "Treasures of the Peabody: 150 Years of Exploration & Discovery"
4:00pm Public Lecture by Smithsonian's Acting Provost Richard Kurin
7:30pm School of Music presents Yale faculty composers David Lang & Aaron J. Kernis
Friday, April 15, 2016
9:00am Open house at West Campus with exclusive tours & maple festival