Cultural Heritage Tours

A project of the ETHNIC HERITAGE CENTER

Map & Sites

Use this interactive map for an overview of the tour. Each site has a description and image for viewing. The list follows the numbering of the sites for an easy self-guided walking tour. Use the "On the Tour" list to read more about each of the sites. Follow the links "About the Tour" for more information.


History of Lower Dixwell

Dixwell remained farmland through the 1820s, as had most areas of New Haven outside the original nine squares. By 1800, the district...