A National Park for Art

Visit the home and studio of America's most beloved Impressionist, J. Alden Weir, and walk in the footsteps of generations of world-class artists. Set amidst more than 60 acres of painterly woods, fields, and waterways, you’ll soon see why Weir described his home as the "Great Good Place." Weir’s farm is a national legacy to American Impressionism, the creative spirit, and historic preservation.

Painting by J. Alden Weir, Landscape and Farm, 1895 (Delaware Museum of Art)
Step into Art

Plan your visit – the park is open daily, sunrise to sunset, year-round.

Artist painting in a field in Autumn
Operating Hours & Seasons

Information about the season and operating hours for the Weir House, Weir Studio, Young Studio and Visitor Center.

An easel with a painting of a historic building set up outside, with the building in the background
Park Film

Watch "Ways of Seeing" for an introduction to Weir Farm.

5 artists with plein air easel discussing outdoor artwork at Weir Farm
2023 Year in Review

Check out statistics and highlights from 2023!

A painting of a wooden fence and a barn surrounded by green leaves and trees.
2023 Art in the Park Contest

The 2023 Virtual Art in the Park Exhibit focuses on showcasing the artistic inspiration and creativity that Weir Farm NHP inspires.

A white wallpaper with blue flowers over it.

View objects in our collection, from furniture to paint brushes.

A large painting of a green landscape in a small room filled with easels, chairs, and art supplies.
Virtual Tours

Explore the historic buildings of Weir Farm on your own.

Julian Alden Weir (1852-1919)
Julian Alden Weir (1852-1919)

As the father of American Impressionism, Weir used new, international ideas about painting to change American art.

An artist painting on easel in a field of yellow flowers.
Virtual Impressionist Painting Workshop

Five-part virtual painting workshop series with Master Impressionist Dmitri Wright

Last updated: February 5, 2024

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735 Nod Hill Road
Wilton, CT 06897


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