Philip Johnson's Glass House

Philip Johnson's Glass House

Map
199 Elm St. #11, New Canaan, CT 06840

This New Canaan landmark catalogues almost 50 years of experimentation by the elder statesman of American architecture; tours include the iconic glass house (built in 1949) and a Gehryesque visitors’ pavilion.

Other Nearby Things to Do
suitcase
Louis Kahn’s understated 1953 masterwork ... Read More
suitcase
In New Haven, the Yale University campus boasts... Read More
suitcase
The 1919 hilltop mansion is open to the public. Read More
camera and maps
For all things Swedish and German, this cheery ... Read More
camera and maps
The 25-year-old gallery shows works by regional... Read More
photos
Catch a musical at the 1876 Goodspeed Opera Hou... Read More
Nearby Hotels
journal
Escape the city life in New York and Boston at ... Read More
camera and maps
Escape the city life in New York and Boston at ... Read More
journal
Escape the city life in New York and Boston at ... Read More
This 19th-century property is right downtown an... Read More
suitcase
The dignified property has rich burgundy wallpa... Read More
Nearby Restaurants
journal
The cozy restaurant serves an Alsatian choucrou... Read More
camera and maps
The cozy restaurant serves an Alsatian choucrou... Read More
journal
Locals flock at lunchtime for the restaurant's ... Read More
camera and maps
A family-friendly—and family-run—It... Read More
journal
Urban chic design meets oysters and tapas. Read More
suitcase
Urban chic design meets oysters and tapas. Read More
Advertisement
Advertisement