NWAA Winterthur was an exciting collaboration that shows what can happen when we dare to mix new artists and old stuff. The project was conceived through a desire among Winterthur staff to both support and build relationships with the burgeoning Wilmington arts community and by the desire of a local
Past exhibition commemorating the nation’s most successful university-museum partnership, A Lasting Legacy explored the changing roles of conservation and curatorial scholarship over the past 60 years.
PAST EXHIBITION - In the 1920s, Henry Francis du Pont began a journey in collecting that rewarded him with many treasures, including a magnificent array of Boston furniture. Today Winterthur has more than 300 Boston pieces, ranging in date from the 1650s to the 1830s. Fifty of the finest of
The Winterthur Garden & Landscape Society (WGLS), founded in 2003, is comprised of individuals who are committed to supporting Winterthur's garden. They possess a passionate interest in gardening, and enjoy the opportunity to learn more about landscape design and horticulture. Funds contributed by WGLS support ongoing general maintenance as well
The power of nature as a tool to promote a healthier body, mind, and spirit is no secret. What better place than Winterthur to learn about ways to introduce wellness into your life? Our beautiful, 60-acre garden and 1,000 acres of rolling hills, streams, meadows, and forests provide a powerful
Winterthur Portfolio is an interdisciplinary journal committed to fostering knowledge of the American past through the study of material culture. It is indexed in America: History and Life, Architectural Periodicals Index, Art Index, Historical Abstracts, MLA International Bibliography, and Biography of the History of Art. Winterthur Portfolio is published three