Weir Farm National Historic Site

735 Nod Hill Rd.
Wilton, CT 06897- Map It
(203) 834-1896

AAA Editor Notes

Weir Farm National Historic Site is .2 mi. w. on SR 102 past jct. US 7, 1.2 mi. w. on Old Branchville Rd., then .7 mi. s. to 735 Nod Hill Rd. Nearly 60 acres are reminiscent of the era highlighted in the paintings of American Impressionist painter J. Alden Weir who acquired the farm in 1882. Dedicated to American painting, the farm was designed for people to experience the power of color and light. The visitor center displays contemporary and historic works of art. In addition to barns, gardens and a pond, the grounds include Weir House and Weir and Young Studios, which feature original furniture, decor and art. Picnicking is permitted on the lawn. RVs are not permitted. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Free.
Hours: Grounds open daily dawn-dusk. Visitor center and studios open Wed.-Sun. 10-4, May-Oct. House tours are offered Wed.-Sun. at 11, 1, 2 and 3, May-Oct. Junior Ranger programs and art supplies are available Wed.-Sun. 10-4, May-Oct. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.