EVENT (8/24): A taste of New Haven, Connecticut is coming to the U.S. Pizza Museum in Chicago! Author and historian, Colin M. Caplan, has curated an exhibit about the unique history of pizza in New Haven. U.S. Pizza Museum Founder and Director, Kendall Bruns, will join Caplan for a discussion followed by a book signing and a screening of Pizza, A Love Story. There will be a post-film Q&A with director, Gorman Bechard.
Modern Apizza Pizza Box Modern Apizza New Haven, CT, circa 2013 12 in. x 12 in. x 2 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 07/06/2013 ID: USPM0055
Frank Pepe Pizza Box Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana New Haven, CT, circa 2013 10 in. x 10 in. x 2 in. U.S. Pizza Museum Collection Acquisition Date: 07/04/2013 ID: USPM0048 When Frank Pepe opened his coal-fired brick oven pizzeria in 1925 he introduced his distinct tomato pie, with its elegant simplicity and thin, oblong crust. Close proximity to... Continue Reading →