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Covid Information

Winterthur offers a beautiful museum, galleries that house exciting exhibitions, a stunning garden, and 25 miles of walking trails. We invite you enjoy it all.

The well-being of our valued visitors and our staff remains our highest priority, so various safety measures remain in place to protect our most vulnerable from Covid-19.

When you visit, please bring a face mask. They are required in all indoors areas at all times. Outdoors, they are required when it is difficult to maintain a safe physical distance of three feet from people who are not from your household.

All events comply with or exceed state regulations.

Reservations are recommended for house tours. The Pavilion Café is open Friday-Sunday 11:00 am–2:00 pm.

We sincerely hope you will find beauty and tranquility at Winterthur. Please make your reservations online or by phone (800.448.3883, x7029). For a list programs, please click.

We continue to bring Winterthur to you in new and compelling ways through virtual experiences on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter @winterthurmuse. Please check in often.

We will re-examine and revise our Covid-19 policies and procedures as state and federal guidelines change. For more information and frequently asked questions, click here.

Please enjoy your visit to Winterthur.


As with any facility outside of your home, use of the facilities at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library may expose you to the COVID-19 virus. Your decision to access this facility is made knowingly and voluntarily by you with full knowledge of this risk. If you do decide to visit Winterthur, your use of these facilities (including all indoor and outdoor spaces) shall mean that you are accepting the risks associated with the COVID-19 virus, have read and agree to all of our rules and protocols as they relate to COVID-19, and acknowledge that Winterthur is not responsible should you contract the virus. It is presumed that you will make your own assessment of the associated risks of coming to Winterthur and will act accordingly.