Weir House, Weir Studio, and Young Studio Under Restoration
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 »
National Park Service, Weir Farm National Historic Site
Invite a park ranger to your classroom! Rangers can speak to students about a variety of topics including the mission of the National Park Service, the history and artistic legacy of Weir Farm National Historic Site, or an introduction to careers within the National Park Service. Whether you are planning a future field trip or just want your students to be exposed to their local national park, our rangers are ready to bring the park into your classroom!
To arrange for a park ranger as a guest speaker in the classroom or at a career fair, please contact the park's Education Program Coordinator at (203) 834-1896 ext. 11.
Did You Know?
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.