Legacy of a Landscape

Designed and preserved by artists, Weir Farm National Historic Site welcomes everyone to  experience the power of creativity, art, and nature. Escape to the only national park dedicated to American painting and rediscover the beauty of light and color in everyday life.

Living Room, two chairs and table are centered against a large window. Apple blossoms in vase.

Visit Weir Farm!

Grounds are open daily, sunrise to sunset. Find information on free tours, seasonal activities, and visitor center hours.

National Park painted bison

100 Years: Let's Celebrate!

Roam the park to discover the new painted bison and enjoy special centennial activities, events, and exhibits all year long.

Burlingham House/Visitor Center

Fees and Passes

There is no fee to visit Weir Farm. The sale of the Senior Passes has been discontinued as of July 1, 2016. Find details on passes here.

Small oil painting sketch of a french country side.  A castle sits on a hill in the background.

Follow J. Alden Weir through Europe!

A new map tour following Julian Alden Weir's trips through Europe while he was a student at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

Young girl shares artwork with a park ranger.

Become a Junior Ranger

There are lots of things for kids to do and discover at Weir Farm NHS. Junior Ranger activities will help them get started.

close up of paint brushes

Artists-in-Residence

Apply by November 1, 2017 for our 2018 program.

Artist works on painting on easel.

Welcome Artists

Find inspiration here for your next sketch or painting. Artists of all abilities are encouraged work on site. Here are a few things to know.

Last updated: September 10, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

735 Nod Hill Road
Wilton, CT 06897

Phone:

(203) 834-1896 x0

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