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Ways to Give

Cash in the form of a personal or business check should be made out to Winterthur and mailed c/o Development, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Winterthur, DE 19735.

Charge Card options are available online using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover.

Wire Transfers should be sent to Winterthur Account Number: 2457-2722 at M&T Bank (Rodney Square North, 1100 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19890-0001); ABA: 022-000046; Name on account: Winterthur Museum Inc Receipts A/C. Please use your name as a transfer reference and notify the Development Office of the impending transfer.

Stock & Mutual Funds may be transferred to Winterthur, with the donor enjoying advantageous income-tax treatment. Send a letter to your broker indicating the number of shares of each security you wish to give, with instructions for the broker to contact Ms. Caitlin Lever, M&T Securities at 844.843.1429.  The Winterthur account number is AZD768182, DTC #0443. Please do not instruct your broker to sell on Winterthur's behalf, and please do not send the securities to a transfer agent to transfer them into Winterthur's name. Please send a copy of your authorized letter to the Development Office, Winterthur Museum, 5105 Kennett Pike, Winterthur DE 19735, including the telephone number of your bank or broker.

The date of your gift will be the date on which the ownership of the securities leave your control. The amount of your gift for tax purposes will be the mean value of the high and low value of each security on the date of transfer, regardless of when your broker received your instructions. If you hold physical stock certificates, please contact the Development Office for specific instructions at 302.888.4673.

Gifts of Objects result in the improvement and evolution of our museum rooms and galleries over time and are also used by the curatorial staff as teaching tools in the Winterthur Program in American Material Culture. Winterthur’s decorative and fine art holdings continue to grow through the donation of objects that fill gaps in the collection. Gifts of this type are tax deductible at their appraised value. If you own an object that you would like to donate to Winterthur, please see Museum Collection Contributions contact the Museum Collections Division at 302.888.4657 or

The Winterthur Tax ID Number is 51-0066038.

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