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Winterthur Experience Package
Stroll through the major entertaining spaces on a self-guided tour of the fifth floor of the house. Admission also includes access to the garden and walking trails, Enchanted Woods, and exhibitions.

To purchase tickets, please click here or call 800.448.3883 x7029.

General Admission prices:

$20       Adult
$18       Senior (62)
$18       Student (12 and older; valid ID required for college students)
$6         Child (2–11)
Infant (under 2) Free

Yuletide admission prices:

$25       Adult
$23       Senior (62)
$23       Student (12 and older; valid ID required for college students)
$6         Child (2–11)
Infant (under 2) Free

In Person

Purchase tickets in the Visitor Center. Tickets purchased by phone are picked up here.

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Hours

Tuesday–Sunday, 10:00 am–5:00 pm

House Tour Hours
Reservations required.

Tuesday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11:00 am–3:30 pm

Wednesday–Friday, 11:00 am–2:00 pm

Please note: no house tours available November 8–19.

Exhibition Hours
Tuesday–Sunday, 10:30 am–5:00 pm

Garden and Estate Grounds Hours
Tuesday–Sunday, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Members have dawn to dusk access to the garden and grounds.

Guided Tram Tour Hours
Tuesday–Sunday, 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Space and weather permitting.

Guided Garden Walks Hours
Garden walks are offered Saturdays at 2:00 pm.  Estate hikes are offered Sundays at 2:00 pm. 
Reservations required. Limited 10 people per walk. 

Reservations are strongly recommended. You may purchase tickets at the Visitor Center for your desired time slot if space is available.

Group Tours

Winterthur offers a variety of tour options and special rates for groups of 15 or more. On-site dining is available at our café. For more information, visit our group tour page.

Tour Ticketing Policy

Payment is due at the time reservations are made. Tours must be canceled 48 hours in advance for a full refund. Tours may be rescheduled at any time.

Please contact the Winterthur Information and Tours Office with any questions. Call 800.448.3883 (TTY 302.888.4907) or e-mail tourinfo@winterthur.org.

Reciprocal Admission

If you are visiting Winterthur as a member of a reciprocal organization, please note that the AHS website does explicitly say that our 90-mile exclusion is enforced. A 15-mile/25-mile exclusion is enforced for organizations belonging to NARM or ROAM. This means that if the American Horticultural Society organization you belong to is located 90 miles (or less) from Winterthur, we will not honor reciprocity. NARM organizations within 15 miles and ROAM organizations within 25 miles of Winterthur are excluded from receiving reciprocal admission. Calculate distance from the organization you belong to and Winterthur using Google maps. If your membership is directly with AHS, calculate distance from Winterthur using your home address.

In addition to zip code exclusions, some special events and programs are reserved for Winterthur Members or paying guests. This means that reciprocity for AHS, NARM, or ROAM members will not be available on these program days. During Yuletide at Winterthur, all reciprocal admissions are blacked out. Thank you for understanding!

Explore and Save
However, active members of qualifying local garden and museums are welcome to apply their Brandywine Valley Explore and Save discount towards a Winterthur adult general admission ticket. A list of qualifying gardens and museums can be found hereThere are no blackout dates or programs for the Explore and Save discount at this time.

Photography Notice

Upon entering the premises you grant Winterthur and its agents the right to videotape, film, and photograph you, record your voice, and use your likeness in connection with the commercial production, and in the distribution, exhibition, and exploitation thereof.