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Welcome to Winterthur’s online Press Room. Members of the media may view information for current, past, and upcoming exhibitions and programs. 


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For media-related questions, please contact:

    Stephanie Gaster
Communications Assistant
302.888.4780
sgaste@winterthur.org


 

 

Current Press Releases

Winterthur Celebrates the 40th Running of Point-to-Point Races on Sunday, May 6

Graduate Students Champion Delaware's First Abandoned Cultural Property Legislation

Winterthur's Copeland Lecture Hall Refurbished

Carol B. Cadou Named Charles F. Montgomery Director and CEO of Winterthur

Winterthur and Longwood Gardens to Offer a Joint, Discounted Admission Ticket to Both Gardens, "Follies and Fountains" Available From June 4 to August 31

Join the Fun and Celebrate the 40th Running of the Winterthur Point-to-Point Races on Sunday, May 6

Rare Honus Wagner Baseball Card on View at Winterthur From March 9 to June 17, 2018

Celebrate the First Flowers of Spring during Bank to Bend at Winterthur on March 10

Dining by Design: Nature Displayed on the Dinner Table Exhibiton on View at Winterthur Starting April 1

Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden Outdoor Exhibition on View at Winterthur Starting April 1, 2018

ABC: A Winterthur Book For Children Teaches Alphabet Through Museum's Renowned Collection

Rijksmuseum Scholar Dr. Reinier Baarsen Will Headline Winterthur's 53rd Annual Delaware Antiques Show

Experience The Holidays Through a Child's Eyes During Yuletide At Winterthur

Winterthur Receives $110,759 Grant For Preventive Care, Research On Metals

Winterthur Exhibition Explores Artists Of 19th Century Currier & Ives, September 17, 2016 -- January 8, 2017

Winterthur's New Summer Film Series Complements Multicultural Perspectives of Made in the Americas

Winterthur Lecture to Focus on How Asian Art Was Introduced to the Americas

Winterthur's Magical Enchanted Summer Day is Saturday, June 18!

Winterthur Announces $35,000 NEA Art Works Grant Recommendation

Winterthur to Display Elegant Automobiles of the Country-Estate Era in May

Embroidery: The Language of Art Opens this Weekend at Winterthur

Beloved Horse-Drawn, Antique Carriage Parade Will Return to Winterthur's Point-to-Point May 8

Winterthur Praises NEH Grant Award for Delaware Art Conservation Team Trip to Cuba

Pay What You Wish at Winterthur April 20!

Winterthur Celebrates the Artistry of Embroidery in New Exhibition

New Treasures of History Revealed in Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia, at Winterthur March 26, 2016 -- January 8, 2017

Tropical Hardwoods in the Spotlight at Sewell C. Biggs Winterthur Furniture Forum

Celebrate Spring in the Winterthur Garden and in Revelatory Exhibition Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia

New Winterthur Point-to-Point Online Tailgate Parking and Tailgate Wristbands Sales Available

Winterthur Announces Seminal Exhibition Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia Opening March 26, 2016 -- January 8, 2017

Winterthur Awards Katherine C. Grier Prize to Dr. Joanna Cohen

Winterthur Named One of Top 20 Museum Wedding Sites in U.S. By WeddingWire

Think Spring at The Dogfish Head Loves Winterthur Point-to-Point Party February 11, 2016!

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library Celebrates Cataloguing Milestone

Winterthur Will Close for the Season January 4, 2016, and Reopen March 1, 2016

Yuletide at Winterthur Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Beloved Flower Tree, November 21, 2015 -- January 3, 2016

Thomas Jayne Offers Tribute to Henry Francis du Pont in Moving New Video for Delaware Antiques Show

Winterthur Announces Catharine Dann Roeber, Ph.D., Is Assistant Professor of Decorative Arts and Material Culture

Winterthur Lecture Will Explore Trends, Values, Authenticity of Tiffany Market

Mother's Day 2016....Where's the Horse Race?

Experience Musical Sensation "6ixwire" at Winterthur October 25, 2015

Winterthur Receives $148,262 Federal Grant to Digitally Map Garden

Winterthur Announces New Endowment for Director of Garden and Estate

Treat Your Family to an Autumn Adventure at Winterthur's 4th Annual Truck and Tractor Day!

John Loring, Design Director Emeritus of Tiffany & Co., Lectures at Winterthur September 8

Award- Winning Interior Designer Thomas Jayne Will Headline Winterthur's 52nd Annual Delaware Antiques Show November 6-8

Winterthur Welcomes Dr. Marie-Stephanie Delamaire as Associate Curator of Fine Art

Winterthur Hosts Early American Life's Directory of Traditional American Crafts

Winterthur Announces Tiffany Exhibition September 5, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Winterthur Sets Annual Fundraising Record by Exceeding $12 Million

Winterthur Scientist Leads International Team Discovering Why Matisse's Brilliant Yellow Is Fading

Enchanted Summer Day Offers Magical Summer Welcome June 20 at Winterthur

New Winterthur Program Aims to Help People with Alzheimer's

Winterthur Announces the Establishment of the Charles F. Montgomery Director

Betty & The Bullet Opens Winterthur's "Music Along the Bank" Concert Series June 10

Winterthur Hosts New Pop Up Beer Gardens on Fridays!

Winterthur Displaying Rare Flags From American Revolution on Flag Day, June 14, 2015

Elegance of Horse-Drawn Carriages Will Grace Winterthur's 37th Annual Point-to-Point May 3

Celebrate Spring in a Symphony of Color and Sound with Winterthur and University of Delaware Chorale

Winterthur Hosts First-Ever Daffodil Day and Children's Daffodil Show

Helen Kaminski Hat the One to Wear at Winterthur Point-to-Point

Winterthur's Ceramics Conference, April 23-24, 2015

Winterthur Receives Prestigious Corporate Energy Manager of the Year Award

Winterthur's 37th Annual Point-to-Point Wristbands go on Sale March 1, 2015!

Welcome Spring at Winterthur's Seasonal Reopening March 1, 2015 

Winterthur Welcomes Art Needlepoint to its Licensed Products Program

Winterthur Announces New Endowed Leadership Position Honoring Charles F. Hummel

Winterthur's Sewell C. Biggs Furniture Forum Celebrates a New York State of Mind

Dogfish Head Shows its Love for Point-to-Point by Hosting Kick-off Celebration

Coming Winterthur Exhibition to Shed New Light on Pennsylvania German Fraktur/Folk Art

Winterthur Will Close for the Season, January 5 -- March 1, 2015

Winterthur Announces Record 200,000th Visitor

Winterthur Licensing Director Named 2014 Women in Business Honoree

Live Performance of A Christmas Carol by Dickens's Descendant, at Winterthur

Celebrate the Holidays in Grand Style with Yuletide at Winterthur Starting November 22

Winterthur Welcomes Renowned Classical Musicians for the Holidays

Winterthur's 51st Annual Delaware Antiques Show Keynote Speaker Jessica Fellowes to Share Insights on Downton Abbey

Winterthur Museum's Linda Eaton to Discuss Newly Released Book "Printed Textiles: British and American Cottons and Linens, 1700 - 1850" at Brunschwig & Fils, New York, October 15

Don't Miss Linda Eaton and "Printed Textiles" at Brunschwig & Fils, New York, Tomorrow, October 15, at 3:00 PM!

Have a "Wheel" Autumn Adventure at Winterthur's Truck and Tractor Day

Winterthur Announces Record-Setting $50 Million Comprehensive Campaign

Three New Downton Abbey Jewelry Pieces Added to Winterthur Exhibition

Winterthur Mourns the Death of Ruth du Pont Lord

Printed Textiles: British and American Cottons & Linens, 1700–1850

Printed Textiles: British and American Cottons & Linens, 1700–1850 Fact Sheet

Winterthur Needlework Conference Will Be Held in October

The Diligent Needle Opens at Winterthur in August

Winterthur Announces Anticipated Book, Printed Textiles: British and American Cottons and Linens, 1700 - 1850, Available September 23, 2014

"A Night at Downton" Cocktail Party Offers a Taste of Downton Abbey

Thursday Lecture Will Explore the World of Custom-Made Clothing in the Downton Abbey Era

'Buffalo Chip & The Plainsmen' Will Perform at Winterthur Tomorrow

"Sin City Band" Concert Cancelled June 13

Imaginations Come Alive at Winterthur's "Enchanted Summer Day"

"Jewels of Scandal and Desire" Will Explore British Jewelry Collections and Country Houses

Winterthur's "Kids Grow Children's Vegetable Garden" Teaches Children Hands-on Gardening Skills

Winterthur's Brock Jobe Receives Prestigious Award of Merit From Antique Dealer's Association of America

Historic Automobiles Roll in to Winterthur in May

Celebrate Spring in Downton Abbey Style at Winterthur's 36th Annual Point-to-Point!

Annual Winterthur Ceramics Conference To Be Held April 24-25, 2014

Winterthur's "Bank to Bend" Garden Lecture Features Snowdrop Authority Matt Bishop

Costumes of Downton Abbey Lecture Series Begins March 11

Costumes of Downton Abbey Opens at Winterthur March 2014

Point-to-Point Tickets Go on Sale March 1, 2014

Renovations at Winterthur Will Reveal Historic Windows and Brighten Visitor Experience

Winterthur's 50th Anniversary Delaware Antiques Show Opens Today!

Quest for Cultural Salvation in Iraq Approaches Historic 5th Anniversary

 

Winterthur in the News

Hockessin Community News

Hockessin Community News features "Point-to-Point turns 40."

6abc

6abc FYI Philly features Winterthur's Follies exhibtion.

6abc

6abc FYI Philly features Winterthur's 40th Annual Point-to-Point, Sunday, May 6th.

County Lines

County Lines magazine features Follies exhibiton.

Antiques and The Arts Weekly

Antiques and The Arts Weekly features Dining by Design.

The News Journal

The News Journal features new Winterthur Director and CEO, Carol Cadou.

The News Journal

The News Journal features Winterthur's first outdoor exhibition Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden. 

Antiques and The Arts Weekly

Antiques and The Arts Weekly features Follies exhibition.

MSN.com

Msn.com Lifestyle features Winterthur in "The Most Iconic Landmark in Every State."

The News Journal

The News Journal features video of Winterthur's new Follies exhibition.

The News Journal

"55 Hours Plus" features Winterthur's Point-to-Point.

Chadds Ford Live

Winterthur's first outdoor exhibition, Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden, featured by Chadds Ford Live. 

Hockessin Community News

Hockessin Community News features Winterthur's Eye on the Iconic: Honus Wagner and Sports Memorabilia exhibit.

The American Gardener

The Magazine of the American Horticultual Society features Follies:  Architectural Whimsy in the Garden. 

Parents Magazine

Enchanted Summer Day featured as #1 in "20 Trips to Spark Your Kid's Imagination."

The News Journal

"Winterthur offers UD'S Botanic Gardens a peek at new follies exhibit."

History Channel

History.com mentions Winterthur's Treasures on Trial exhibition in "Five Famous Antique Forgeries."

The New York Times

Winterthur mentioned in "'I Cheated,' Says Woodworker Who Fooled the Antiques Experts."

Reading Eagle

Reading Eagle features "A Day Away: Play ball! View a rare baseball card at Winterthur."

Sports Collectors Daily

Sports Collectors Daily features Eye on the Iconic: Honus Wagner and Sports Memorabilia.

The Unionville Times

The Unionville Times features Bank to Bend.

The News Journal

"Winterthur reopens today for the season."

This is Horse Racing

"Throwback Thursday: The first Winterthur Point-to-Point" featured in honor of its 40th year!

The News Journal

"10 iconic places in Delaware you should visit."

Auction Central News

"Rare Honus Wagner baseball on deck at Winterthur."

GOBankingRates

Winterthur's Enchanted Woods picked among 50 best hidden gems in every state.

The News Journal

"Winterthur weighs into Super Bowl fun by matching items made in Philly, Beantown."

Delaware Today

Winterthur listed as one of the "50 First Dates" spots in Delaware Today.

UDaily

Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation help North Carolina analyze paper fragments recovered from Blackbeard's sunken flagship.

Only In Your State

Onlyinyourstate.com features Winterthur's Enchanted Woods.

TripSavvy

TripSavvy.com features Winterthur in "The top ten things to do in Wilmington, Delaware."

Antique Trader

Antique Trader discusses toleware with Winterthur curator Ann Wagner.

Lancaster Online

Lancaster Online mentions a Winterthur sampler look-alike appraised on Antiques Roadshow.

6abc

6abc features Winterthur/University of Delaware Art Conservation students photography project. 

Architectural Digest

Winterthur graduate and former DAS Keynote Speaker and Co-Chair Thomas Jayne receives accolades in Architectual Digest for his latest book. Winterthur is mentioned.

CBS 3

CBS 3 features Yuletide at Winterthur.

The Unionville Times

The Unionville Times features Yuletide at Winterthur in "What To Do: Ring in 2018 in style!"

Fox 29

Fox 29 features Yuletide at Winterthur.

The News Journal

The News Journal features Yuletide at Winterthur in  "O Christmas Trees:  The best around Delaware."

People ;  American Superstar Magazine;  Scott B. Wlliams Fashion Blog

People magazine/People.com; American Superstar Magazine and Scott B. Williams Fashion Blog feature Yuletide at Winterthur in "Christmas Across America:  A Unique Way to Celebrate the Holidays in Each State."

Washingtonian

Washingtonian features Winterthur in "Why You Should Spend a December Weekend in Brandywine Valley." 

Business Insider

Business Insider magazine features Yuletide at Winterthur in "The most festive place in every state over the holidays."

6 ABC

6 ABC features Yuletide at Winterthur in Happy Holidays America.

Delaware Today

Delaware Today features Yuletide in "How Winterthur is Transformed Into a Holiday Wonderland."

The News Journal

The News Journal features Yuletide and Winterthur in "Winterthur:  H.F.'s ode to family, traditions."

The News Journal

The News Journal features Yuletide in "Thanks to du Ponts, we have marvelous Christmas displays, attractions."

The Unionville Times

The Unionville Times features Yuletide at Winterthur in "What To Do:  It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas."

In Wilmington

In Wilmington's "What's in!", Dec. 14 features Yuletide.

Channel 69 Allentown

"69 News at Sunrise Weekend Edition" features Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown and discusses Yuletide, Dec. 9. 

Chadds Ford Live

Chadds Ford Live features Yuletide.

Antiques & The Arts Weekly

Antiques & The Arts Weekly features 54th Annual Delaware Antiques Show in "Making Americana Great Again At The Delaware Antiques Show."

Hockessin Community News

Hockessin Community News features Yuletide in "Holiday happenings hit Hockessin."

In Wilmington

"What's in!" Wilmington Holiday Edition features "A Christmas Carol" live performances by Gerald Charles Dickens.

The News Journal

The News Journal features Yuletide at Winterthur.

U.S. News

U.S. News features Winterthur in "6 Lesser-Know Destinations to Get Into the Holiday Spirit." 

Chester County Press

Chester County Press features Yuletide at Winterthur.

Reverberations

Reverberations, a local travel blog includes Yuletide at Winterthur in "28 Ways to Celebrate Christmas in Philadelphia (And Nearby)." 

The Unionville Times

The Unionville Times notes "one of the best holiday events in the area is 'Yuletide at Winterthur.'"

The News Journal 

The News Journal features the Delaware Antiques Show "Social Scene."

UDaily

UDaily mentions Winterthur's Material Culture program during "A Model Symposium...About Models."

Westchester Magazine

Westchester magazine features Winterthur in "12 Treasures of the Brandywine Valley: Time to Plan a Getaway."

The Island Packet

The Island Packet features Winterthur in "Delaware provides tax shelter for multimillion-dollar art." 

Credit Donkey

Creditdonkey.com names Winterthur among "Best Museums Worth Traveling For 2018."

Hamilton College Press Release

Winterthur's Material Culture students visit Hamilton College's Communal Societies Collection.

Tripsavvy

Tripsavvy.com features Yuletide at Winterthur in "The Ten Best Things to Do in Delaware for the Holidays."

Montgomery Media

Montgomery Media features Yuletide in "Weekend Fun Grab Bag."

The News Journal

The News Journal  features Winterthur's annual Yuletide.

Antiques and Fine Art 

Antiques and Fine Art features the 54th Annual Delaware Antiques Show.

Only In Your State

Winterthur feature in "9 Undeniable Things You'll Find In Every Delaware Home." 

Montgomery Media

Montgomery Media features Winterthur After Hours on November 10 in "Weekend Fun Grab Bag."

Chadds Ford Live

Chadds Ford Live features Treasures Revealed at Winterthur in "Around Town Nov. 2."

Chadds Ford Live

Chadds Ford Live features "Grant enables Winterthur to hire."

Delaware Today

Delaware Today features Winterthur's Point-to-Point in "40 Things Every Delawarean Should Do."

Hockessin Community News

Hockessin Community News features "Winterthur Museum receives $215K federal grant."

SmithReports.com

SmithReports.com by Eileen Smith Dallabrida features Treasures Revealed Appraisal Day at Winterthur.

Antiques and Auction News

Antiques and Auction News features Treasures Revealed Appraisal Day at Winterthur on November 4.

AAA Home & Away

AAA Home & Away magazine features Treasures on Trial.

Antique Week

Antique Week features The Well-Dressed Window: Curtains at Winterthur.

Sotheby's Museum Network

Winterthur is posted on the newly launched, online Sotheby’s Museum Network.  The Network, founded in 2016, has attracted tens of thousands of visitors eager to explore videos from more than 50 museums around the world. The new online Museum Network is designed to be "the ultimate destination for art lovers."

County Lines

County Lines magazine features Winterthur's Annual Truck and Tractor Day.

County Lines

County Lines magazine features Winterthur's upcoming exhibition, Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown.

PopSugar

PopSugar ranks Winterthur as #8 in "50 States of Wedding Venues: See Stunning Places Across America to say 'I Do'. "

The News Journal

The News Journal features Winterthur's upcoming exhibition, Royal Splendor:  The Coronation Gown from The Crown.

The News Journal

The News Journal features wedding with Winterthur as setting.

Hockessin Community News

Hockessin Community News features "Winterthur to be illuminated for Light Art Grand Tour USA."

Patio and Hearth Products Report

Patio and Hearth Products Report features "Chair at Winterthur Inspires Winner in Casual Furnishings Competition."

USA Today

USA Today has nominated Winterthur as a contender for Best Delaware Attraction.

WRDV

WRDV Radio, "I Hear America Talking" features Linda Eaton discussing Treasures on Trial. 

Chadds Ford Live

Chadds Ford Live features Winterthur's upcoming exhibition, Eye on the Iconic.

Delaware Today

The September issue of Delaware Today in which Dave Roselle is named one of 36 of the Most Intriguing Delawareans.

Northern Virginia Magazine

Northern Virginia Magazine features Winterthur in "Take a weekend getaway to Brandywine Valley."

AAA World

Treasures on Trial is featured in the September/October of AAA World.  

Bethesda magazine

Winterthur is featured as a destination by Bethesda magazine.

The News Journal

Terrific Tuesdays is featured in The News Journal's "What's New Now" section under "A few ways left to mark the end of summer."

Mommy Poppins

Mommy Poppins Philadelphia features Winterthur's Terrific Tuesdays in their "Weekday Picks." 

Brandywine Buzz

Brandywine Buzz picks Terrific Tuesdays in its "This Week's Buzz: August 28th - September 3rd."

NTDTV

NTDTV, an independent Chinese news media that airs in North America, mainland China, Asia, Europe and Australia in several languages, features Winterthur in their community focus program. 

The Culture Trip

The Culture Trip.com features Treasures on Trial exhibition.

Early American Life

Early American Life features Winterthur's Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes exhibition.

JustCollecting

JustCollecting.com features Winterthur's Treasures on Trial exhibition.

 Artnet

Artnet News features Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes.

Artsy Magazine

Artsy Magazine  features Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes.

Delaware Today

Delaware Today named three Winterthur events to the Ultimate Guide to the State's Best Annual Events.

Hockessin Community News

Hockessin Community News features Winterthur After Hours.

USA Travel

USA Travel includes Winterthur in, 10 Best Travel Destinations in Delaware video.

The News Journal

The News Journal features Winterthur After Hours.

Southern Living

Winterthur featured in Southern Living article on the Brandywine Valley.

"In the Long Run Designs"

Winterthur's 39th Annual Point-to-Point featured by "In the Long Run Designs" blog.

UDaily

UDaily features article on the Tuskegee University Project.

Curbed

Curbed magazine features Winterthur as one of the nation's best House Museums.

Fox 29

Fox 29 news interview with Dr. Roselle on Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes.

WHYY

WHYY "Newsworks" features Winterthur's Enchanted Summer Day.

The Unionville Times

The Unionville Times features Enchanted Summer Day in "What To Do:  Things looking up for Father's Day."

Philadelphia Inquirer

Winterthur's Alzheimer's program, "Historical Journeys" is included in a Philadelphia Inquirer's story on helping seniors fight dementia.

Traditional Home

Traditional Home features The Well-Dressed Window: Curtains at Winterthur.

WHYY

WHYY "Newsworks" features Winterthur's Enchanted Summer Day in their "Weekly Entertainment Guide."

ArtDaily.org

Art Daily features Sandy Brown's newest book, The Well-Dressed Window: Curtains at Winterthur.

UDaily

Doctoral students from across the U.S. and Europe attend Chinese Object Study workshop at Winterthur.

Mommy Poppins

Mommy Poppins Philadelphia features Winterthur's WOW Wee Ones in their "Weekday Picks."

6 ABC

6 ABC features Winterthur's program "Historical Journeys."

Philadelphia Inquirer

Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com features Treasures on Trial:  The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes.

UDaily

UDaily features Chinese Object Study Workshop held at Winterthur.

Antiques and The Arts Weekly

Antiques and The Arts Weekly features Treasures on Trial:  The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes.

Sirotin Chayka

Sirotin Chayka Russian Magazine features Winterthur's 39th Annual Point-to-Point.

KPNW (part one); (part two)

"Morning Wake Up Call" radio show KPNW in Eugene, Oregon, on Treasures on Trial:  The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes by Colette Loll with Mark Landis.

Hockessin Community News

Hockessin Community News features Mark Landis's talk at Winterthur.

Equestrian Living

Equestrian Living features Winterthur's 39th Annual Point-to-Point.

6 ABC

6 ABC features Winterthur's 39th Annual Point-to-Point.

SusanScovill.com

Winterthur's 39th Annual Point-to-Point social pages featured by Susan Scovill.

Delaware WDEL

Delaware WDEL 101.7 FM features the 39th Annual Point-to-Point at Winterthur.

WHYY

WHYY "Newsworks" features 39th Annual Point-to-Point at Winterthur.

The News Journal

The News Journal features Winterthur's newest exhibition, Treasures on Trial:  The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes.

County Lines Magazine

Winterthur's 39th annual Point-to-Point featured in County Lines Magazine Annual Equestrian Issue.

 


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