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Week of Oct 1 — Oct 1
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Sun, Oct 1
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Get free admission for 2 to Winterthur with a $50 purchase at winterthurstore.com

Get free admission for 2 to Winterthur with a $50 purchase at winterthurstore.com through October 2.
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Week of Oct 2 — Oct 8
Mon, Oct 2
6:00 am to 6:00 am Get free admission for 2 to Winterthur with a $50 purchase at winterthurstore.com

Get free admission for 2 to Winterthur with a $50 purchase at winterthurstore.com through October 2.
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Tue, Oct 3
10:00 am to 12:00 pm History through Fiction Book Club

During this three-month series, we will discuss classic and new works that illuminate American life and examine relevant objects from the Winterthur collection. Registration required by September 22. $30 Member/$40 nonmember for the entire three-month series.
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10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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Wed, Oct 4
10:30 am to 11:30 am Squeaky Wheels

Bring your toddlers for kid-friendly walks in the garden and Galleries every first Wednesday of the month, March-October. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15..
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11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
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Thu, Oct 5
6:00 am to 6:00 am Columbus Day Sale

Columbus Day Sale at winterthurstore.com through October 7.
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9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
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10:00 am to 11:00 am Introduction to Guided Meditation

Monthly meditations sessions will guide you in settling your mind and opening your heart. We will use imagery, visualizations, mindfulness of body & breath, and the environment of Winterthur to cultivate relaxation, a sense of well-being, and appreciation of the natural beauty all around us. Led by Alison Smith Driscoll. Register for each class by calling 800.448.3883. $10 per class. Capacity: 20 people.
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10:30 am to 11:00 am Story Time in Enchanted Woods

Children can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of the Winterthur Garden. Story time takes place among the Story Stones in Enchanted Woods. It is intended for children, ages 3-6. Members free. Included with admission. Children under 2 free.
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1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Conservation Clinic

Learn more about the condition, care, and recommended treatment for your antique! By appointment only (call 302.888.4786). Free admission.
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Fri, Oct 6
6:00 am to 6:00 am Columbus Day Sale

Columbus Day Sale at winterthurstore.com through October 7.
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Mum Sale

Mum sale in the Bookstore through October 8.
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5:30 pm to 8:00 pm Winterthur After Hours: Mix, Relax, Explore

Join us after hours to explore the Galleries and grounds. Enjoy music, our beer garden, and a variety of offerings that enhance our local treasure. Admission is pay what you wish.
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Sat, Oct 7
6:00 am to 6:00 am Columbus Day Sale

Columbus Day Sale at winterthurstore.com through October 7.
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Mum Sale

Mum sale in the Bookstore through October 8.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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9:00 am to 10:00 am Family Nature Walk

bring the kids to explore the Winterthur Garden with our horticulture staff and discover the wonders of nature. Our path begins at the Brown Horticulture Learning Center and ends in Enchanted Woods, where kids can experience unstructured imaginative play at your leisure. Members free. Members only.
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10:00 am to 4:00 pm Truck and Tractor Day!

Join us this fall for a day filled with lots of large equipment sure to delight the wheel-oriented kids in your household. Climb trees with the help of our arborists,enjoy a hayride, explore antique tractors and the Winterthur fire truck, and more. Included in general admission; Members free.
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Sun, Oct 8
10:00 am to 5:00 pm Mum Sale

Mum sale in the Bookstore through October 8.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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Week of Oct 9 — Oct 15
Mon, Oct 9
Tue, Oct 10
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Library Exhibition: 1917: The U.S. Enters the Great War

Library Exhibition: 1917: The U.S. Enters the Great War opens and runs through January 7.

10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Historical Journeys

Individuals in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia are invited to participate in this interactive program the second Tuesday of each month, which will include thematic tours of the museum collection and lots of conversation. Pets are the theme this month. Please register by calling the Alzheimer's Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, 800.272.3900.

Wed, Oct 11
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

Thu, Oct 12
9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Home Furnishings Sale

Don't miss the home furnishings sale in the Museum Store through October 15.
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Fri, Oct 13
10:00 am to 5:00 pm Home Furnishings Sale

Don't miss the home furnishings sale in the Museum Store through October 15.
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1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Crafternoon: Scrapbook Houses

Create imaginative interiors in the tradition of nineteenth-century scrapbook houses! Members only. attendance limited. REgistration required. $10 per person per session.
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1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Treasures on Trial Feature Film Series: To Catch a Thief

In this Alfred Hitchcock classic, a reformed jewel thief is suspected of returning to his former occupation, and he must ferret out the real thief to prove his innocence. Scholars, curators, film buffs, and critics will lead discussions after each film. Copeland Lecture Hall. $10 per Member. $15 per nonmember.
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Sat, Oct 14
10:00 am to 5:00 pm Home Furnishings Sale

Don't miss the home furnishings sale in the Museum Store through October 15.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Director's Garden Walks

Formerly known as the Second Saturdays Garden Walk, these walks with Winterthur's Director of Garden & Estate Chris Strand will highlight interesting and seldom seen parts of the Winterthur landscape! Walks last about 90 minutes. Dress for the weather! Members free. Included with admission.
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Sun, Oct 15
8:00 am to 2:00 pm Operation Warm RunInspired Race

Join us for for the RunInspired 10K at Winterthur, supporting Operation Warm. For more information, visit their website http://runinspiredraces.com or call 610-388-2500 x113.
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Home Furnishings Sale

Don't miss the home furnishings sale in the Museum Store through October 15.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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Week of Oct 16 — Oct 22
Mon, Oct 16
Tue, Oct 17
10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

Wed, Oct 18
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

Thu, Oct 19
9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
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5:30 pm to 7:00 pm Royal Splendor Members Preview Party

Members are invited to get an exclusive first look at Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown. Complimentary light fare, wine, beer, and a specialty cocktail will be available. Members only. $25 per Member. Benefactor-level-and-above Members are free.
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10:30 am to 11:00 am Story Time in Enchanted Woods

Children can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of the Winterthur Garden. Story time takes place among the Story Stones in Enchanted Woods. It is intended for children, ages 3-6. Members free. Included with admission. Children under 2 free.
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Fri, Oct 20
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Royal Splendor Shop

Don't miss the Royal Splendor shop in the Galleries Reception Atrium through October 22!
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Sat, Oct 21
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Royal Splendor Shop

Don't miss the Royal Splendor shop in the Galleries Reception Atrium through October 22!
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Sun, Oct 22
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Royal Splendor Shop

Don't miss the Royal Splendor shop in the Galleries Reception Atrium through October 22!
   more...!

11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Week of Oct 23 — Oct 29
Mon, Oct 23
Tue, Oct 24
10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

Wed, Oct 25
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

Thu, Oct 26
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Receive Free Shipping

Spend $60 a winterthurstore.com and receive free shipping.
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9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
   more...!

Fri, Oct 27
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Receive Free Shipping

Spend $60 a winterthurstore.com and receive free shipping.
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Conference: Creating Brilliance: A 21st-Century Look at 19th-Century Lighting

Join lighting specialists and enthusiasts, museum and historic house curators, students, and preservation and technology experts for a two-day symposium focused on material and social histories of artificial light in North American interiors.
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Sat, Oct 28
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Receive Free Shipping

Spend $60 a winterthurstore.com and receive free shipping.
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Conference: Creating Brilliance: A 21st-Century Look at 19th-Century Lighting

Join lighting specialists and enthusiasts, museum and historic house curators, students, and preservation and technology experts for a two-day symposium focused on material and social histories of artificial light in North American interiors.
   more...!

11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Sun, Oct 29
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Receive Free Shipping

Spend $60 a winterthurstore.com and receive free shipping.
   more...!

11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Week of Oct 30 — Oct 31
Mon, Oct 30
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Receive Free Shipping

Spend $60 a winterthurstore.com and receive free shipping.
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Tue, Oct 31
10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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