Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Yale Center for British Art holds the largest collection of drawings, painting, manuscripts, rare books, and sculptures outside of the United Kingdom. It also holds a photo archive of around 40,000 volumes of books for scholarly research. Many of the works displayed here are from the 16th-18th century and were part of the collection of Paul Mellon. To further communicate its goal of educating others regarding the beauty of these foreign works, this center at New Haven, Connecticut often holds lectures, symposium, and tours.
Once done leafing through its antiquated halls, visitors should also maximize their opportunity to explore Yale University by going to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Sterling Memorial Library and Bass Library. They can also explore the Yale University Art Gallery which has around 200,000 works of art, representing both Western and Eastern cultures. Those who have a couple of hours to spare can drive to Phoenix and experience some outdoor fun by trekking its Desert Botanical Garden or Camelback Mountain. As for accommodation needs, visitors will surely find the New Haven Hotel comfortable. This 4-star hotel is located in the heart of the city, which features a fitness center, a laundry room, and a restaurant. For a more modern hotel, tourists can check in at Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale. This contemporary lodging prides itself on having a conference center, concierge services, a bar/lounge, restaurant and free WiFi.