Image Caption: Traveling with Collectors Circle in Mallorca

Help steward Henry Francis du Pont’s collections through Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library Donor Societies. 

For those with a passion for American arts…

Henry Francis du Pont Collectors Circle 

Founded in 1984, Collectors Circle enhances Winterthur’s continuing success by funding important additions to the collection and supporting conservation, exhibition development, and curatorial research. 

Donors to Collectors Circle enjoy special opportunities to develop their interests in design and the decorative arts and to meet others who share them. Enjoy access to curators, invitations to exclusive domestic and international travel programs, and in-depth study during Winterthur Weekends. 

Collectors Circle Exclusive Experiences: 

  • Opportunities for domestic and international travel led by curators and senior staff members 
  • Private tours with curators, conservators, and guide specialists through the collection 
  • Invitations to intimate donor events, receptions, and gatherings, including Collectors Circle Weekend 
  • Recognition on annual giving lists 
  • The chance to meet and learn with fellow collectors 
  • Annual contribution is fully tax-deductible 
  • Free admission to the museum and garden and private tour opportunities 
  • 10% discount in Winterthur’s stores and restaurants 

Donor Levels 

Ambassador: $2,500-$4,999 
All the benefits of Collectors Circle, including special events and seminars, the Collectors Circle Weekend, and the opportunity to participate in travel programs. Includes prominent listing in Winterthur’s Honor Roll of Donors 

Curator: $5,000-$7,499 
All the benefits of Collectors Circle at the Ambassador level, plus consultations with Winterthur experts regarding personal collections and the ability to invite a guest to Collectors Circle Weekend 

Founder: $7,500-$9,999 
All the benefits of Collectors Circle at the Curator level, plus an invitation to a reception with the director at Chandler Farm during Collectors Circle Weekend 

Director Level: $10,000-$24,999 
All the benefits of Collectors Circle at the Founder level, plus an opportunity for a tour of the Winterthur Collections with the director followed by cocktails at Chandler Farm 

Chairman Level: $25,000+ 
All the benefits of Collectors Circle at the Director level, plus the opportunity to schedule a private dinner for you and six guests with the director at Chandler Farm 

For more information, please contact the Collectors Circle office at 302.888.4878 or

 For those with a passion for preserving historic gardens and landscapes…

Winterthur Garden & Landscape Society 

Winterthur Garden & Landscape Society provides critical support for the ongoing maintenance of the 60-acre garden so its beauty can be appreciated by the thousands of visitors each year. It also helps to share the Winterthur Garden by funding special research and programs. Donors contribute $5,000 annually to the Garden & Landscape Society.

In appreciation of their generosity, donors of Winterthur Garden & Landscape Society enjoy unique access to the Winterthur Garden, plus all the benefits of a general membership. Highlights of Garden & Landscape Society include: 

  • Exclusive Winterthur Garden & Landscape Society events. 
  • Personalized garden visits with Winterthur’s horticulturists.

We invite you to join this special group of gardeners and garden enthusiasts. For more information, please contact the Garden & Landscape Society office at 302.888.4673 or