• From Right to Left: Weir House, Weir Studio, and Young Studio

    Weir Farm

    National Historic Site Connecticut

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  • Park Closures September 7, 2014

    Please note that on Sunday, September 7th, the parking lot, visitor center, Weir Studio, and Young Studio will close at 1 pm for the annual Jazz in the Garden event. The 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm tours of the Weir House will not be offered.

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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

Searching for all the colors of the wind.

May 31, 2013 Posted by: Emma

Emma hikes down to Weir Pond and marvels at the noticeable difference between the dull winter and brilliant green seen now. This inspires her to journey about the park finding other colors of the season.

 

Did You Know?

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

The Land of Nod was the name given to his property, now preserved as Weir Farm National Historic Site, by Julian Alden Weir and his artist friends. Both Weir and Childe Hassam used the phrase to title works that were inspired by the local landscape.