Start in New Haven at Yale University. See the Yale Art Gallery and Center for British Art by Louis Kahn, Ingal's Rink and Morse & Stiles College by Eero Saarinen, the Yale Architecture Building by Paul Rudolph. Enjoy a refreshing repast at one of New Haven's great restaurants then head up I-91 to Hartford.
There you can see the Stegosaurus by Alexander Calder and Carl Andre's controversial Stone Field at the Wadsworth Atheneum. Then scope out the Hartford Stage Company by Robert Venturi before enjoying a great dinner and night on the town.
DRIVING TIP: Total mileage from 1 to 2 is 40 miles.
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