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    Weir Farm

    National Historic Site Connecticut

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    The historic Weir House, Weir Studio, and Young Studio are currently undergoing restoration and are closed to the public. The Burlingham House Visitor Center and park grounds remain open and available during regular hours. More »

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Follow Wilton High School students Emma and Alosha as they blog about their experiences as interns at Weir Farm National Historic Site

Water everywhere! Time to paint?

May 31, 2013 Posted by: Alosha

May showers bring about a dramatic color change in the landscape and mark the start of warmer summer months. Alosha thankfully warns us to be mindful of proper hydration when exploring and being outside. Perhaps the enthusiastic visiting students have sparked an artistic bent. Read her entry to experience these revelations.

 

Did You Know?

Stars on the ceiling of Weir's studio - Photo by Barry McCormick

Many famous artists have found inspiration at Weir Farm National Historic Site. Childe Hassam, Albert Pinkham Ryder, and John Twachtman have all painted on site. More...