Its location between New York and Boston has made New Haven, Connecticut, an economic and cultural hub. The history of New Haven is colorful, dating from the Revolutionary War to the modern technology of the 21st century. You should take advantage of New Haven vacation packages to enjoy the culinary and cultural delights the city offers.
Many New Haven attractions are centered around the prestigious Yale University. Yale has many of New Haven's museums, and you can see an original copy of the Gutenberg Bible at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. You can travel through history at the Peabody Museum of Natural History on campus, which is by many New Haven hotels. If you're into art, visit the Yale University Art Gallery and the Yale Center of British Art, or leave campus to visit contemporary art galleries like Artspace on Orange Street. New Haven has plenty of live music, as Crown Street is dotted with small concert venues and clubs. You should see a play at the Shubert Theater, which has hosted many Broadway shows before they hit New York City.
New Haven is a foodie paradise, especially for pizza lovers. Its own brands of pizza—the tomato pie and clam pie—can be found along Wooster Street. The city also claims to be the birthplace of the hamburger, which you can find on Crown Street near many cheap hotels in New Haven. Crown Street and College Street are also the centers of New Haven nightlife, whether you are looking for a beer or a mixed drink at a tequila bar or dance club.
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