Street Address: 770 Chapel St. New Haven, CT 06510

The main entrance of MakeHaven is seen at 770 Chapel Street. A large gold 770 is above the doorway. To the right of the door is a storefront window filled with projects made at MakeHaven including a cutting board, a ceramic mug, a metal scorpion, a gold cast Harry Potter resin piece and more.

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By Car:

REMINDER TO PAY ATTENTION TO ALL SIGNAGE: parking restrictions may change at any time.

In addition to the metered spots in front of MakeHaven and around the block, parking options include:

Discounted Parking at 270 State St. Garage:

Park New Haven donates 1/2 price parking stickers for use at this garage. WIth this, parking is $1.25/hour, and you don't need to move your car as you do with metered 2 hour spots. PLEASE NOTE: There is a gate that is down for added security. It will go up when you take your parking ticket. The garage has 24-hour access (like MakeHaven!) and does not close.


Parking stickers are single-use and available in MakeHaven on the table by the entrance. Note there is only a doorbell at the 770 Entrance. You will need a key card to open the courtyard door.


Free Lots, 4pm-7am

There are a few lots that area free afternoons and evenings. The closest to MakeHaven is on Temple between Wall & Elm (shown in yellow).

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Short Visits:

Up to an hour free at 360 State St. Garage with purchase at Elm City Market (must get validation from them at checkout)


By Bus:

MakeHaven is downtown right on just about every bus line! Visit to plan your bus ride - your destination is 770 Chapel St. New Haven, CT. We like the GoCT bus card that you can connect to your bank account and automatically have it reload and calculate your lowest fare. No more looking for change!

New Haven bus route map showing MakeHaven's location at 770 Chapel St. 06510


By Bike

We love bicycles! You're welcome to lock up your bike on the street, but we also have an indoor storage space under the stairs. Be sure to lock up as this space is accessible to all who can access the building.Photos of the bike storage room and bike storage rules at MakeHaven