New Haven is an incredible place to visit, filled with beauty and history. Yet so many people miss the finest destinations in the area. New Haven is known for having some incredible museums and natural parks. However, there are a few destinations that are missed or ignored. We are going to share three of those with you today to help you have the best day in New Haven possible. Are you ready to get exploring? Let’s go!
One of the most interesting spots to check out in New Haven is that of the Grove Street Cemetery. If you are in the area to visit Yale or any of the nearby museums, you will want to take an hour or two to explore this burial ground. It is an incredible place to take a quiet walk through many of the pathways. There are several famous graves here including that of Noah Webster. If you plan to visit, there are online maps that will allow you to make the most of your time here as you pass by various plots of history.
If it has been years since you have been in college or you just want to experience what it is like, take the ride over to Chapel Street. While this may seem like an ordinary street to those that live in the city it is so much more. Here you are going to find some incredible shops. The kids will love the unique candy and ice cream shops that can be found here. For the adults, you will find some of the best coffee in Connecticut right here n this street, perfect for when you are walking in the colder months!
If you are on the hunt for some of the best food in New Haven, get on over to Wooster Street. Otherwise known as the Little Italy of New Haven. Here you are going to find the best pizza and Italian ices anywhere in the city. While you may think the area is just pizzerias, there is plenty of fine dining opportunities that offer incredible and authentic Italian food. Take the day to enjoy the cherry blossoms if they are in season and buy and Italian flag as a memory of your day here!
These are just a few of the activities that await you in New Haven. With a little bit of walking and exploring you never know what you will find in this amazing city.