Member Activities

Winterthur Members can enjoy several Member-exclusive opportunities this year.  This page will be updated throughout the year as new programs and events are planned, so please keep checking back!  To join as a Member, click here.

H. F. du Pont: The Collector Day

Saturday, January 19
Galleries Reception Area, 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Explore the collection to unearth stories revealing the intrigue and interplay among collectors, dealers, and the antiques market in the first half of the 20th century. As a special treat, Winterthur Curator Emeritus Charles Hummel and Professor Emeritus Brock Jobe will informally share some of their favorite stories of museum pieces and their interesting acquisition history.

Tour Schedule:

One hour collecting tour of floors 3, 4, and 5 available 10:00 am and 1:30 pm

One hour collecting tour of floors 6, 7, and 8 available 10:30 am and  2:00 pm

Winterthur Curator Emeritus Charles Hummel will talk in the rotunda at 11:30 and 1:00 pm

Professor Emeritus Brock Jobe will speak in the furniture galleries at 11:30 and 1:00 pm

 

$15 per Member and up, two nonmember guests allowed. $20 per nonmember. Reservations required for tours and talks. Please call 302.888.4600 to reserve your spot.

Costuming THE CROWN Preview Lecture

Saturday, February 9

1:00-2:00 pm, Copeland Lecture Hall

Join Jeff Groff, director of interpretation and estate historian and Kim Collison, manager of exhibitions and collection planning, for an exclusive first glimpse into the exhibition Costuming THE CROWN, opening March 30. Members will be privy to images and stories behind some of the key costumes chosen for the exhibition . Members free, two nonmember guests per Member allowed. $15 per  nonmember. Reservations suggested. Please call 302.888.4713 to reserve your spot.

Visit our lectures page to view a full listing of upcoming lectures; all are either free or discounted for our Members! (Benefactor-level-and-above Members receive FREE admission to all lectures.)

yogaWellness at Winterthur

Wellness at Winterthur is an exclusive Members-only program that includes yoga classes and wellness walks.  In addition, Members are encouraged to follow their own wellness journey.  A Winterthur Membership conveys the benefit of year-round, dawn-to-dusk access to miles of paths and trails on the nearly 1,000-acre Winterthur estate.
For more information on Wellness at Winterthur, click here.

Reflecting PoolGarden Programs

Check out the Garden Programs page to view tours, walks, and events created to celebrate and learn about Winterthur's majestic  garden.  All garden programs (except DelaWILD) are FREE to members!

kids on the mazeFamily Programs

View the Family Activities page to explore the variety of fun programs for children of all ages! All programs are either FREE or discounted for Members!

The above programs are made possible thanks to the generosity of our Members. Click here to support Winterthur through a Membership.

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