• 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.

New York City - September 1904

New York City, September 22, 1904

The artist Albert Pinkham Ryder to Julian Alden Weir:

That the fish will thrive, and there will be no more 25 lb. turtles. Almost a sea monster, wasn’t it.

That your work will answer.

And your farms too, and your haystacks grow, and rocks disappear, and everything be as you wish.

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...