Welcome to Winterthur’s Employment Opportunities Site


Winterthur comprises an outstanding naturalistic garden, the premier collection of American decorative and fine arts, and a nationally renowned research library, all in a historic BrandywineValley landscape of nearly 1,000 acres. Winterthur’s mission is “to inspire, enlighten and delight all of its visitors while preserving and enhancing its buildings and landscape, its collections and programs, and its history as a country place."

Winterthur considers its employees and volunteers to be among its greatest assets and provides them with the chance to develop their love of the arts and horticulture while contributing to the mission of the institution.

Working at Winterthur is a unique and rewarding opportunity, offering a variety of career paths in a beautiful setting. Winterthur employs full-time, part-time, and temporary employees in a wide array of positions in the areas of curatorial, horticulture, education, conservation, library, maintenance, and administration. At Winterthur employment is more than just work. Employees enjoy an environment that is rich in culture and natural beauty while contributing specific skills and upholding the core values of the organization.

Our Core Values

  • Achievement at the Highest Level
  • Dedication to Service
  • Effective Communication & Responsiveness
  • Teamwork
  • Creativity
  • Respect

These core values are the foundation of our mission. They reinforce our dedication to enhancing the lives of the broadest possible audience by making Winterthur a continuing source of education, excellence, and inspiration for all time.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Winterthur is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status or status in any other group protected by Federal, State or local law.

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