© 2017 by The Mather Homestead Foundation. 

  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Facebook Social Icon

19 Stephen Mather Road, Darien, CT  06820

Mailing address:  PO Box 1054, Darien, CT  06820

info@matherhomestead.org, 203-202-7602

"He laid the foundation of the National Park Service, defining and establishing the policies under which its areas shall be

developed and conserved unimpaired for future generations. There will never come an end to the good that he has done."            

-Louis C. Cramton, referring to Stephen T. Mather (1867-1930)

Ten Stamps #21.png
The Iceman Cometh #22.png
The fabric (and follies) of their lives
A second cousin, a notable first #15.png



Docent Donn Smith has been poking around the Mather Homestead and he has found treasures abound!  Check out his blogs which document his findings --  A bible from 1743, a girl's dress from the 1860's, Stephen Mather's camera, and more!  Click on the images below to learn more!  

Lights Camera #19.png
It really was a sheepskin! #13.png
From Field to Dreams #20.png
Another second cousin.  A notable first
The Diary of Michael Floy, Jr., #18.png
There are moments that words don't reach
The ted Mack family hour #24.png