• 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.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Weir Barn and Studio.
Julian Alden Weir used the barn (at left) to board the horses and cows on his farm. Weir hired a year-round caretaker to look after the farm and its animals. In the background of this photograph is Weir's art studio (c. 1885), with Mahonri Young's studio (c. 1932) in the distance.
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Grounds
Year-Round:
Grounds are open everyday from dawn to dusk.

Visitor Center and Museum Store
June through November:
Open Thursday through Sunday, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Park brochures and a National Park Passport Cancellation Station are available on the visitor center porch during the winter season.

Weir and Young Studios
June through November:
Open Thursday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Weir House Tours
June through November:
Offered Thursday through Sunday at 11:00 am, 1:00, 2:00 and 3:00 pm. Tours limited to 12 visitors, same-day registration is required and is first come, first served.

Take Part in Art and Junior Ranger
June through November:
Offered Thursday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the visitor center.


All public buildings are closed in observance of the following federal holidays: New Year's Day (January 1), Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day (December 25).

Did You Know?

Weir Studio - Photo by Peter Margonelli

Weir Farm National Historic Site was home to six artists: painter Julian Alden Weir, sculptor Mahonri Young, painter Dorothy Weir Young, painter Doris Andres and painter Sperry Andrews. More...