A few weeks ago I got to tour the inside of one of Yale's most famous landmarks, Harkness Tower. The bells of the tower ring several times a day, and we all frequently recognize the songs they play. The members of the Yale University Guild of Carillonneurs teach new members how to play the Carillon, and we got a little glimpse of what goes on inside:
We climbed a very narrow spiral staircase until we reached the top level, where an even narrower staircase leads to the roof:
The bells were beautiful and absolutely enormous!