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Knights of Columbus Museum

1 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-6702
+1 203-865-0400
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Interesting & educational museum with ever-changing displays

The museum is always clean, safe with free parking & admission, staffed with very helpful people... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
ItIsSunny
Awesome visit!

I absolutely loved this museum. As soon as I walked in I was greeted by a very friendly lady who... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
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A journey through history, art & faith.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“free parking” (11 reviews)
“gift shop” (10 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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1 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-6702
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+1 203-865-0400
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

The museum is always clean, safe with free parking & admission, staffed with very helpful people and includes one of the best gift shops around. I went to see the nativity scenes and was delighted to also see the World War I exhibit. The films...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved this museum. As soon as I walked in I was greeted by a very friendly lady who made me feel warm and welcome. I learnt so much in the WW1 section & especially loved the trench part. The nativity scene section upstairs...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

My husband and I visited the Knights of Columbus Museum in New Haven, Connecticut on Sunday, November 19th. The museum is located in an impressive new building convenient to the highway with ample free parking. The museum has two floors. ‘The World War I -...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for visiting and sharing your experience! Please come again!

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

The exhibit is very thorough and professional. The went to the WWI exhibit in Kansas City to prepare and its shows. The theme is accurate and expansive it its connection to the Knights. Well done. Special shout out to Jon Erickson and Tiffany Locke, Assistant...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Well organized and laid out museum, with many artifacts and pearls, specifically papal area, WWI exhibit. Religious art items, crafts.

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

My husband and I loved our first visit to the Knights of Columbus Museum. We were anxious to see the WWI Exhibit. We are quite impressed! Through displays and artifacts, the reasons for the war were made clear and America's late entry into the war...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for visiting, and for sharing your experience. Our Christmas show opens in mid November. Please come again!

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Followed up on a recommendation from a friend. Excellent display of World War I, including a full-size replica of a trench. Also an impressive display of the history of the Knights and their support of the troops during the war. Further along is a history...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I wasn't sure what to think when I first went to the Knights of Columbus Museum, but I was pleasantly surprised. The museum is beautiful and so is the courtyard waterfall staircase. The museum has many interesting & very unusual artifacts and a historical perspective...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you for visiting and sharing your experience with others!

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a fantastic museum in quaint downtown New Haven that has free entrance and free parking despite that fact that they hold first rate exhibitions. There is always a lot of things to see and a lot of interesting information The current exhibitions include...More

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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We have been to this museum 3-5 times and are looking forward to the latest exhibit on WW I and the role of the Knights of Columbus. Each year at or around Christmas, the museum has an incredible display of crèches from various parts of...More

Thank E C
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KofCMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Knights of Columbus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your experiences and memories of past shows. The WWI exhibit continues through December of 2018. This year's Christmas show opens November 18, but there are some early elements being installed for public view today!

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Of course! Thank you for your interest. Unfortunately I cannot post a link due to the guidelines, but please visit kofcmuseum website and visit the Coming Events section.
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