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Becton Engineering and Applied Science Center

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Marcel Breuer
location Connecticut, New Haven
function laboratorium, library, university
contributed by thom

The Becton Engineering and Applied Science Center is one of Marcel Breuer's later buildings which displays his use of pre-cast concrete panels and logical planning. The long arcade from street level provides views into the library and covered access to the building. The building contains offices, laboratories, a library, and an auditorium.

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Becton Engineering and Applied Science Center
Prospect Street 15
United States
Project is public!
Opening hours Tours are available of the Engineering School and buildings on the Yale Campus. Go to for more information.
How to get there? From Interstate 91, north or south: take Exit 3 (Trumbull Street). At the bottom of the ramp, turn left at the traffic light onto Orange St. Go two blocks and turn right (at the traffic light) onto Grove St. The entrance to the parking garage is on your right, just before the traffic light at Whitney Ave. Buses and Taxis are available from Union Station, New Haven.
Completion 1970
ArchitectMarcel Breuer
Project ID 3495
Latitude/Longitude 41°18'45N 72°55'31W
Contributed by thom
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