Exhibitions at the Beinecke

Current and past exhibitions at the Beinecke. Past exhibitions span from 2006 until the present.
God Save the King: Music from the British Royal Court, 1770-1837 Friday, October 1, 2010 to Saturday, December 11, 2010
Treasures Old & New: Recent Additions to Beinecke Collections Monday, July 12, 2010 to Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Lee Wulff: "Each fly is a dream we cast out to fool fish" Friday, June 25, 2010 to Thursday, September 16, 2010
The Book Remembers Everything: The Work of Erica Van Horn Wednesday, January 13, 2010 to Saturday, March 27, 2010
Josephine Baker Elements of Style: Fashion and Form at the Beinecke Tuesday, January 19, 2010 to Saturday, March 27, 2010
Le pouvoir du peuple The Postwar Avant-Garde and the Culture of Protest, 1945 to 1968 and Beyond Tuesday, October 6, 2009 to Saturday, December 19, 2009
Really As It Was: Writing the Life of Samuel Johnson Thursday, September 24, 2009 to Saturday, December 12, 2009
Love Touch Hype! Visionaire, Magazine in the Extreme Thursday, April 30, 2009 to Tuesday, June 30, 2009
Starry Messenger: Observing the Heavens in the Age of Galileo Wednesday, April 8, 2009 to Tuesday, June 23, 2009
Richard Wright Celebrating Richard Wright Monday, March 9, 2009 to Saturday, May 30, 2009



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The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.

Temporary Reading Room Hours 
Monday - Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm

The temporary reading room is located in Yale's Sterling Memorial Library, across Wall Street from the Beinecke.

Beginnig September 6, 2016 our hours will be

Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule