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Life in the Ivory Tower at Yale

Life in the Ivory Tower at Yale

Duration:14 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

As a professor who has lived at Yale for ten yrs, I know the hidden charms of both the campus and New Haven. A Connecticut Yankee myself, I also know the secrets nearby. And as someone who grew up in Little Italy,I know the best culinary experiences. Conversations tend to be erudite and hip, as most of my guests over the years have been Yale academics, med students, or affiliates. If you are…
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What we’ll do

The Taft Apartments are in a renovated circa 1912 hotel home to the elite in the roaring 1920s, We will begin with a stop in Ordinary, rated one of the best 100 bars in the world. It is the old Tap room and features woodwork from the 1800s. From there we will stroll through Old Campus and I will show you the "secret societies" only know to Yalies, like Skull and Bones and Scroll and Key. We…

What else you should know

The bedroom is a private bedroom with a desk, door, lock, small fridge and mircowave, but no access to a kitchen. Guests should not want to cook large meals. The bathroom and main door is shared.

What I’ll provide

Food
Homecooked Italian dinner
Drinks
Italian Wine and Beer
Tickets
As calendar and events permit - plays, Yale sports games, concerts, talks, etc.

What to bring

Comfortable walking shoes, casual and business casual clothes as some Yale establishments require more formal attire

Where you'll be

Mory's Yale Member's Only Dining Club Yale Art Musuem Pepe's Famous Pizza - voted best in US East Rock Park Summit Skull and Bones Secret Society Grove Street Historic Cemetery The Catacombs of old New Haven Sterling Memorial Library Yale Old Campus Little Italy Lighthouse Point Park The former home and mansion of President Taft The Study at Yale Owl Shop Cigar and Pub The Ordinary Lounge Famous Louis Lunch - birthplace of the first hamburger

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

The bedroom is a private bedroom with a desk, door, lock, small fridge and mircowave, but no access to a kitchen. Guests should not want to cook large meals. The bathroom and main door is shared.
Ryan
history walk
Life in the Ivory Tower at Yale
New experience
₹14,154 per person
New experience
₹14,154 per person