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Hours & Directions

Visitor Center & Design Store

January through mid-April: the Design Store and Visitor Center will be open by appointment, Monday through Friday.
Please call 203-594-9884 X 0 or 203-978-3012

During the Tour Season

Monday: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Tuesday: closed, call for an appointment.

Wednesday: closed, call for an appointment.

Thursday: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Friday: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Saturday: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Sunday: 9:30am – 5:30pm

Glass House Tours

The Glass House is currently closed for the winter. The 2021 season is planned to run between April 16 – December 15, 2021. Tour offerings and site access in the spring will depend on government and health official guidelines regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. Please join our mailing list to learn about our plans for tours and programs for the new season.

By Car

From the North:
Merritt Parkway CT Rt. 15 South toward New York City.  Exit 37 (New Canaan, Darien, Rt. 124).  Turn left onto South Avenue (Rt. 124) and proceed two miles to town center.  Turn left onto Elm Street.  The Visitor Center is located at 199 Elm Street.
OR
I-95 South to Exit 11 (Darien / Rowayton).  Turn right onto Boston Post Road / Rt. 1.  Turn left onto Mansfield Avenue and proceed five miles north to the New Canaan town center.  (Please note that Mansfield Avenue becomes South Avenue upon entering New Canaan).  Turn left onto Elm Street.  The Visitor Center is located at 199 Elm Street.

From the South:
Hutchinson River Parkway North to Merritt Parkway CT Rt. 15 North toward New Haven.  Exit 37 (New Canaan, Darien, Rt. 124).  Turn left onto South Avenue (Rt. 124) and proceed two miles to the New Canaan town center.  Turn left onto Elm Street.  The Visitor Center is located at 199 Elm Street.
OR
I-95 North to Exit 11 (Darien / Rowayton).  Turn left onto Boston Post Rd / Rt. 1.  Turn left onto Mansfield Avenue and proceed five miles north to the New Canaan town center.  (Please note that Mansfield Avenue becomes South Avenue upon entering New Canaan).  Turn left onto Elm Street.  The Visitor Center is located at 199 Elm Street.

By Train

Transportation by train is easily accessible from New York City and the eastern seaboard along the Metro North New Haven line.

The Visitor Center is located across the street from the New Canaan train station.

Please note that you may need to transfer trains in Stamford, CT to the New Canaan extension line during off-peak hours.