Tureens on display in the Dining by Design exhibition

Dining by Design: Exhibition Video

April 1, 2018–January 6, 2019 Orchestrated by senior curator of ceramics and glass Leslie Grigsby, this major new exhibition takes a fresh look at the history of dining and dinnerware from the 1600s onward and celebrates how hosts and hostesses brought the natural world into their dining rooms. Foods were

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Museum Stores

The Winterthur Museum Stores offer outstanding gifts, books, and home decor inspired by our museum, garden and library. Your purchases are an important means of support for Winterthur educational activities. Please visit us or call to place an order. You can also shop online at www.WinterthurStore.comfeaturing products that reflect the

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Terrific Tuesdays

Family ActivitiesFamily Programs Truck and Tractor Day Truck & Tractor Day Photo Contest Terrific Tuesdays Enchanted Summer Day Girl Scout Programs Touch-It Room Terrific Tuesdays   Every Tuesday in July and August 10:00 am–3:00 pm Looking for something fun and educational to do with the kids while they're out of

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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 This exhibit explores the use of embroidery as historical documents that can deepen our understanding of women’s lives.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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Virtual Tour

Explore the 8 floors of the Winterthur house in this interactive set of floor plans.

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