Archtober Festival

Archtober Festival
Friday, Oct 22, 2021 from 11:30am to 5:00pm
Various Venues in New Canaan, CT

11.30 am - 5.00 pm Kick off to Modern House Day Tour

The Friday afternoon kickoff to the Modern House Day Tour takes visitors on a docent-led trip to three of New Canaan’s finest architectural gems: The Glass House designed by Philip Johnson, SANAA’s Grace Farms, and the home of Eliot Noyes. See these masterpieces, learn about the architects and what inspired them, and enjoy a drive through bucolic New Canaan.

Lunch is included. Tickets are $125 and are currently sold out.

Tour begins at the New Canaan Museum & Historical Society.

To put your name on a wait list, email 

Location: New Canaan Museum And Historical Society, 13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840

3.00-4.00 pm Fall Forest Walk

Engage all your senses and experience the fall landscape with guest expert Laura Green from Yale School of Forestry and Environment. The program will highlight the importance of forest restoration through topics including climate change, oxygen, and biodiversity, while walking among the bright foliage of our 80 acres.

Location: Grace Farms, 365 Lukes Wood Road, New Canaan, CT 06840

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