Tradition, style, and surprise…



November 18, 2023-January 7, 2024

Experience a celebration of American elegance in holiday style, inspired by Ann Lowe: American Couturier. This year’s Yuletide Tour features custom fashion by local designers Shawn Pinckney and Asata Maisé Beeks, whose creations reflect the history of Winterthur and the design sensibilities of Henry Francis du Pont and Ann Lowe. Explore the house decorated in all its finery with our signature traditions, including the show-stopping Dried-Flower Tree, and artistic Christmas trees inspired by Ann Lowe gowns. Tradition, style, and surprise await you around every turn this holiday season at Winterthur.

Included with admission. Open New Year’s Day. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Purchase tickets online or call 800.448.3883.

Special Programs & Events

Special programs throughout the season include Wonderful Wednesdays in December, evening events that feature live jazz performances, caroling, and workshops. Visitors can also enjoy a live one-man performance of A Christmas Carol by Gerald Charles Dickens, the great-great-grandson of Charles Dickens, wine and cocktail tastings, and Brunch with Santa.

Purchase tickets online or call 800.448.3883.

Make Magical Memories

Winterthur sparkles with holiday cheer! Marvel at the dazzling outdoor lights and festive displays throughout the estate. Delight in a giant gingerbread replica of Enchanted Woods, the garden for children, and a charming three-story dollhouse filled with thousands of miniatures. Enjoy a toy train display, “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” featuring Lionel Standard Gauge trains. Find and keep beautiful ornaments made by local artist Samara Weaver hanging alongside walking paths. Make your visit a magical experience your family will remember for years to come.

Purchase tickets online or call 800.448.3883.



During Yuletide at Winterthur and the annual summer Artisan Market, all reciprocal admissions are blacked out. Thank you for understanding!

Winterthur’s Yuletide outdoor lighting is supported, in part, by Dynamic Celebration Lighting