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 »
The animal community at Weir Farm National Historic Site consists of white-tailed deer, squirrels, woodchuck, cotton-tail rabbit, turkey, fox, turtles, frogs, salamanders, panfish in the pond, and a variety of songbirds.
There are at least twelve different species of amphibians at Weir Farm National Historic Site. Learn about what types you might see on your visit and the best places to see these amazing creatures.
Learn about what types of bats you might see at Weir Farm National Historic Site, their importance in the ecosystem, and more about the impact of White-Nose Syndrome on the bat population.
Turkey lurkey. Although our family of turkeys are a popular sight around the park, learn more about the numerous species of other birds that you can find at Weir Farm National Historic Site.
Find out why types of butterflies were found at the last monitoring effort. Maybe you'll be able to find something new when you visit.
We found seven species of reptiles on our last survey. Find out what kinds we saw and where you can find them at Weir Farm National Historic Site
Did You Know?
Weir Farm National Historic Site in Connecticut was established as a part of the National Park Service on October 31, 1990.