Costuming The Crown

From the dazzling gold of Queen Elizabeth’s coronation robe to the simple sophistication of Princess Margaret’s wedding dress, from the majesty of royal crowns and tiaras to the comfort of clothes worn in private family moments, Costuming THE CROWN will feature 40 iconic costumes from the beloved Emmy® award-winning Netflix

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Embroidery: The Thread of History

FUTURE EXHIBITION - History can be defined as a series of events that are remembered and preserved through time. This exhibit explores the use of embroidery as historical documents that can deepen our understanding of women’s lives. It considers how needlework has been used to remember the past, document the

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Employment Application

Employment Application Applying For A Position To apply for a position, we strongly urge you to e-mail your cover letter and resume to the Human Resources Department. Please indicate the postion(s) for which you are applying. To start this process, click the Apply button and attach your cover letter and

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Thomas Chippendale at 300: Treasures from the Collection

This year marks the 300th anniversary of Thomas Chippendale’s birth. To celebrate the 18th-century cabinetmaker and his influential publication The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker’s Director, objects from the Winterthur collection will be on view in this exhibit in the center gallery on the first floor. Using two different editions of Chippendale’s

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Lauren Fair surveying Staffordshire busts of George Washington

Lauren Fair, Kress Conservation Fellow

Lauren Fair, 2010 graduate of the Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation, has been selected to complete a yearlong fellowship in objects conservation funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. Lauren is completing focused research, technical assessment, treatment, and analysis on Winterthur’s important collection of English eighteenth- and nineteenth-century

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Interactive Map

Interactive map of the Enchanted Woods at Winterthur.

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Pre and Post-Visit Materials

In an effort to better incorporate your field trip to Winterthur, or our outreach program in your classroom, we have created a variety of pre- and post-visit materials to use with your students before and after their Winterthur experience.

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Punch bowl; A Midnight Modern Conversation;

Uncorked! Wine, Objects & Tradition Online Exhibition

PAST EXHIBITION - Join us in celebrating objects and imagery created in response to society’s love of wine! This exhibition, formerly displayed in the Winterthur Galleries (April 28, 2012 to January 6, 2013), continues here as a permanent virtual presentation. It includes the identical selection of wine-related materials drawn from

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