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

    Weir Farm

    National Historic Site Connecticut

Plan Your Visit

Visitor Artwork
Visitors to Weir Farm National Historic Site can create their own works of art in the same landscape that has been inspiring artists for more than 130 years.
 

Weir Farm National Historic Site, the only National Park Service site dedicated to American painting, was home to three generations of artists including Julian Alden Weir, a leading figure in American art and the development of American Impressionism. Today, the 60-acre park, which includes the Weir House, Weir and Young Studios, barns, gardens, and Weir Pond, is one of the nation's finest remaining landscapes of American art.

 
Directions
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Operating Hours & Seasons
Park hours of operation change seasonally. Click here for more details.

 

Fees & Reservations
Find information on park fees, special-use permits, and federal park passes.

 
Accessibility
In an effort to address barriers to accessibility and to better ensure that all people have an equal opportunity to enjoy offerings at Weir Farm National Historic Site, please call ahead if you have any special needs.
 

Things To Do
Come to Weir Farm National Historic Site to learn, to be inspired, to exercise, to relax, or just to have fun! Find out what the park has to offer.

 
Things To Know Before You Come
Learn about the ongoing restoration, accessibility, and rules about pets at Weir Farm National Historic Site.

 
Brochures
View a selection of Weir Farm National Historic Site's popular brochures. You can pick up brochures in the Visitor Center during operating hours or on the Visitor Center porch anytime of day.

Did You Know?

Weir Studio - Photo by Peter Margonelli

Weir Farm National Historic Site is located in the historic town of Branchville, Connecticut. It was named for the "branch" of the train line that used to connect the Danbury railroad to the center of Ridgefield, Connecticut.