Galleries, Music & Art

The Whitney-Audubon Retail & Arts District remains New Haven’s premier arts community with museums, specialty music shops, top arts-focused schools and learning centers, as well as home to the New Haven Ballet.

New Haven is a city filled with creative and performing arts. The New York Times referred to New Haven as having “Art everywhere you look.” It’s home to nationally recognized theaters and music venues, art  galleries, dance studios, museums, public art, festivals, creative arts schools and much more. New Haven is known for its vibrant and unique history in arts and culture and proudly welcomes visitors to explore “Big Art in a Small City.”

ACES Educational Center for the Arts

(ECA)Part-time honors level arts magnet high school that draws students from twenty-three school districts. Located in the heart of New Haven’s Art community we offer unique classroom and performance rental spaces including a two hundred seat theatre.
55 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 777-5451 • Visit website

Arts Council of Greater New Haven

A non-profit arts organization serving artists, arts organizations and the general public.
70 Audubon St, Second Floor, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 772-2788 • Visit website

Creative Arts Workshop

CAW is an educational and cultural resource center devoted to fostering creativity through participation in and appreciation of the visual arts.
80 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 562-4927 • Visit website

Foundry Music

The Foundry Music Company is a sheet music retailer located in the heart of the Arts district in New Haven Connecticut.
102 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 776-3650 • Visit website

Neighborhood Music School

Walk through the doors of Neighborhood Music School, and you’ll sense something special. You can’t help but feel the unique brand of energy that’s generated when people come together to share artistic experiences. We offer individual and group instruction for students of all ages and experience levels, from toddlers to seniors in their 90’s. In addition to music, we offer dance, drama and over 100 weekly ensembles. Stop by and ask about our introductory lessons and be sure to check out our calendar for concerts, workshops and other community events.
100 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 624-5189 • Visit website

New Haven Ballet

The New Haven Ballet provides professional classical ballet training for those in the Greater New Haven Community. Whether you aspire to be a professional dancer or simply dance for the sheer joy of movement, we offer classes for all aged 3 years-adult.
70 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 782-9038 • Visit website