Plan Your Visit
Olmsted Archives. Job# 928 Muddy River
Discover the workings of the country's first professional landscape architecture office and explore the influence Frederick Law Olmsted, his sons, and their associates had on the American landscape.
Starting June 25th through September 21st the site will be open for tours and exhibits Wednesday-Sunday from 9:30am to 5:00pm. Tours will be offered at 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.
NOTE: There is NO 12pm tour.
Explore the restored grounds any day with a self-guided grounds tour.
The Fairsted landscape is open 365 days a year from dawn to dusk. Grounds guides are located at the visitor center door.
Connect with the Olmsted Archives for research requests or appointments.
Visit the Olmsted Archives page for procedure and policy.
Interested in off-site Olmsted programming throughout the Boston area?
Did You Know?
Frederick Law Olmsted’s landscape design for the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893 was a model for Disney’s Experimental Prototype of the Community of Tomorrow (EPCOT).