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Philip Johnson’s New Canaan Tour
October 22, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm$500
Visit five significant houses designed by Philip Johnson in New Canaan, CT on an exclusive one day study tour in celebration of the 110th anniversary of Philip Johnson’s birth and the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Glass House to the public. The tour will visit the Hodgson House (1951), Alice Ball House (1953), Wiley Speculative House (1954), and Boissonnas House (1956) culminating with an evening tour of the Glass House property + festive reception. Limited capacity, early reservations essential. Tickets include tours of each house, shuttle transportation, and refreshments throughout. Questions? Please contact us.
12:30 – 1:00pm – Arrive to Glass House Visitor Center (199 Elm Street, New Canaan, CT 08640).
1:00pm – 5pm – Board shuttles and tour houses. Tour groups will stop at the Landis Gores Pavilion, a site of the New Canaan Historical Society in Irwin Park for light refreshments.
5pm – 7pm – Tour of the Glass House property + festive reception in the Painting Gallery.
Photo by Michael Biondi