Weir Farm ushers in National Park Week

Weir Farm National Historic Site in Wilton ushered in the beginning of National Park Week. Residents enjoyed the sunshine and hiked trails, among other activities,

Residents enjoyed the sunshine and hiked trails to mark the start of Weir Farm's 2015 season.

Residents enjoyed the sunshine and hiked trails to mark the start of Weir Farm's 2015 season. (4/19/15)

WILTON - Weir Farm National Historic Site in Wilton ushered in the beginning of National Park Week.

Residents enjoyed the sunshine and hiked trails, among other activities, to mark the start of the park's 2015 season.

Some were even inspired by the park's beauty to paint its landscape.

Parkgoers also had access to a number of buildings on the property, including the Weir House, the Weir Studio and the Young Studio.

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