Yale’s third student Chapel, it was constructed in 1874-76 as Yale’s Civil War Memorial, and named for Joseph Battell (1774-1841) who made a fortune in cheese, trading and land speculation, by his son. The architect was Russell Sturgis, Jr., who also designed Farnam and Durfee Halls – the adjoining...
Our cozy lounge is located in the basement of Bingham Hall Entryway D on Old Campus. It is a welcoming place to study, relax, or take a nap by the fireplace.
Sunday 5 pm - 11 pm
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 11 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm
Part of Dwight Hall, it was built in 1842-46 as the college library. In 1932, with “the removal of the books” to the new Sterling Memorial Library, the large central space was converted to create the Dwight Memorial Chapel in honor of Timothy Dwight. The Chapel seats 120 with flexible seating and...