Please understand that supplies periodically run out. We recommend that you download a trail map before you visit. Get directions on Google Maps. Please note that there are two parking lots to access Weir River Farm.
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For public parking, please use the Turkey Hill Lane parking lot. Follow for 0. This is the closest lot to our barnyard and Market Garden. To access the barnyard, cross the street carefully, then walk the grassy "chute" path down the hill towards the big red barn. Top of Turkey Hill: Follow directions above, but go past lower lot to dead end. Entrance and parking 5 cars on left. Before You Go We encourage you to visit as many Trustees properties as you can. Wherever your travels take you, please observe all posted regulations, follow special instructions from property staff, and keep in mind the Stewardship Code:.
Click on links below for further visitor information: Before Setting Out. Enjoying Trustees Reservations. About Hunting on Trustees of Reservations Land. The barnyard is open to visitors only in season, May through October, on Saturdays from 10AM to 2PM and during other special events throughout the year. We invite your family to enter the barnyard area only during these scheduled programs.
Entering pastures, pens or other livestock areas without farm staff is strictly prohibited and can be extremely unsafe. In cooperation with the Town of Hingham authorized bow hunting is allowed at this reservation. Hunting is not allowed on Sundays.
Signage is posted at the property listing safety precautions, requirements, and rules. The Trustees reserves the right to photograph or video visitors and program participants for promotional use, and usage of our properties implies consent. Find the full policy here. Weir River Farm was the former home of Polly Thayer Starr, whose paintings and drawings have been exhibited and admired at museums in Boston, New York, and Philadelphia for more than 70 years. Victoria Thayer Starr Collection Please contact us at At Weir River Farm Camp, campers roll up their sleeves and head to the barnyard to care for the animals—tossing hay to the sheep, filling water for the goats, collecting eggs from the hens, and mucking horse stalls.
And, in the surrounding fields and woodlands, they will romp along with new farm friends in search of hawks, salamanders, and forest fairies. Each day will also include creative games and engaging crafts designed to further instill the importance of nature exploration and agricultural practices in our daily lives.
Events and Things to do Check out what's going on at the farm and attend one of our events. Children's Programs In season, we invite you to visit the barnyard during weekly "Open Barnyard" hours. Experience life on a farm through programs, events, and workshops at Weir River Farm, Hingham's last working farm. We're not just about providing healthy food for the community here at Weir River Farm — we want to help people learn about where their food comes from.
From our "Open Barnyard" and "Story Hour" to guided programs for toddlers to adults, we offer a variety of programs and events, such as:. Since , The Trustees of Reservations have worked to protect special places in Massachusetts and maintain them to the highest standards.
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To ensure these standards are met, a program of careful planning and sound management is essential. Comprehensive property management plans are created for each reservation and are completely updated approximately every ten years. We often work with volunteers, property users, and members of the community to carry out this planning, which typically involves several steps:.
Private Events This Reservation is owned by The Trustees, which is a non-profit, member supported organization.
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While it is a beautiful location, the Trustees do not allow for weddings, private parties, or any other private gathering here. Photography We welcome photographers to the property, but please note - we do require a Supporting Level Membership click here for details for professional photographers, and this supporting level of membership, like all Trustees membership, goes toward Weir River Farm and our mission of preserving, for public use and enjoyment, properties of exceptional scenic, historic, and ecological value in Massachusetts.
We do not have a site fee associated with those profiting from commercial portrait photography sessions held at Weir River Farm. Be aware that this is a public space and there may be programs or events running at the same time. Other requirement include but are not limited to :. Photographers must present a completed photography use agreement form to property staff prior to their session. A new supporting membership may be purchased at the property prior to the session.
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Photographers must receive a photo credential lanyard from property staff and wear it at all times when on the property. Photographers are not allowed to set up equipment that interferes with property maintenance or stewardship operations or shoot inside of any of our structures. Please call the South Shore office at Please remember that this is a working farm.
Advisory: Authorized bow hunting is allowed on this reservation. See Regulations and Advisories at left for more information. Learn more about where you can find our produce here. Weir River Farm. Hingham, MA. Upcoming Events at Weir River Farm. Open Barnyard at Weir River Farm Visit the barnyard with your family to brush a goat, make a barnyard craft, pet a chicken, and more!
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