Digital tools provide new and promising opportunities for the future of decorative arts scholarship. What are best practices in these efforts? How can digital curators and archivists mentor each other as they create? Can they help each other attract audiences and gain sustainability? Can collaboration and connectivity reap rewards? These
Historic Autos Let this car show transport you to the 1920s and ‘30s and to the post-war years, 1947–69. Exceptional autos will be displayed on the hillside near the Port Royal entrance. Don’t miss the special lectures at 1:00 pm on each of these Saturdays! Included with general admission.
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A Winterthur Conference April 25–26, 2019 Join Winterthur staff, visiting scholars, and fellow collectors for this intimate and limited-registration opportunity to get an up-close look at 17th- and 18th-century American furniture, materials, tools, and techniques.
Monthly Specials Restaurant Associates is pleased to work with Winterthur to create specially tailored seasonal food and drink experiences. HOLIDAY BRUNCH WITH DICKENS December 6, 10:30 am–12:30 pm Gerald Charles Dickens joins us for brunch in the Visitor Center Garden Café. Multiple seating times. Reservations required. $25.95 per adult
Welcome the holiday season with a day of family fun when you join us for Enchanted Winter Day! Holiday decorations will adorn the Enchanted Woods, the Follies in our outdoor exhibition, and the greenhouses as you enjoy a magical winter walk through the woods or hop on for our Garden
Capture your favorite moments from the day with your smartphone or digital camera and enter your photos in the 2018 Truck and Tractor Day Photo Contest. The winner will receive a family membership (or renewal) to Winterthur—good for the whole year! All submissions will be considered for use in future
October 19–20, 2018 Whether made for pleasure and enjoyment or learned as a skill to earn a living, embroidery has served as a type of historical record with the delicately stitched “documents” chronicling the past and present for the future. Join Winterthur staff, visiting scholars, designers, and fellow “textilians” for
Take the “bones” of a classic volume, rewrite with updated and newly researched material, add 600 glorious color images, and you have the makings of a new standard in the field: Printed Textiles: British and American Cottons and Linens, 1700‒1850. Author Linda Eaton, the John L. & Marjorie P. McGraw Director of