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

    Weir Farm

    National Historic Site Connecticut

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September 07, 2014
Fall Impressionist Painting Workshop for Beginning Artists
Weir Farm National Historic Site will be offering a two-day Fall Impressionist Painting Workshop on Saturday and Sunday, October 4 and October 5 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Registration is required. Workshops is designed for beginning art students and artists.

September 04, 2014
Van Alen Institute and National Park Service Invite Multidisciplinary Teams to Envision National Parks Now
New Van Alen Institute/NPS competition calls on teams of young professionals to rethink the national park visitor experience for the 21st century. The deadline for registration and electronic submission of the RFQ is 11:59 p.m. EDT on October 30, 2014 via the competition website.

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...