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The Glass House

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About this place
The Glass House, built between 1949 and 1995 by architect Philip Johnson, is a National Trust Historic Site located in New Canaan, CT.
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Justin
Justin
April 11, 2018
The Glass House, built between 1949 and 1995 by architect Philip Johnson, is a National Trust Historic Site located in New Canaan, Connecticut. The pastoral 49-acre landscape comprises fourteen structures, including the Glass House (1949), and features a permanent collection of 20th-century painting…
Lyn
Lyn
September 21, 2018
Philip Johnson's most famous, and most photographed building in the world. Sign up for the tour. A must see iconic mid-century modern house
Kim
Kim
November 11, 2016
Reservations essential for a tour of this architectural masterpiece.
Lyn
Lyn
September 21, 2018
Iconic Mid-century Modern
Dorothy
Dorothy
November 7, 2018
Architecture, parklike setting, tour of property and structures.
George
George
January 3, 2020
A famous structure built by American architect Philip Cortelyou Johnson now owned by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. A short 25 minute drive with tours via reservation.

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Location
199 Elm St
New Canaan, CT 06840
Phone+1 203-594-9884
Hours of Operation statusClosed