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Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library

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5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
302-888-4600 Winterthur.org

September 2017

Story Time in Winterthur’s Enchanted Woods

September 21, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States

Third Thursday. Share the joy of reading with your 3–6 year–old while cultivating an appreciation of nature. 10:30 am. $5–$20. 302-888-4864; Winterthur.org.

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October 2017

Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from the Neflix Series, The Crown

October 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States

Like the richly symbolic centuries-old coronation ceremony, the coronation dress is iconic—one of the most celebrated dresses of the 20th century and a symbol of a historical moment witnessed by millions around the world; Tuesday to Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm; $15 - $30; 302-888-4600; Winterthur.org

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April 2018

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library: “Eye on the Iconic”

April 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am - June 17, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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Eye on the Iconic: Honus Wagner and Sports Memorabilia. 5105 Kennett Pk., Winterthur. Tues–Sun, 10 to 5. $15–$30. 302-888-4600; Winterthur.org.

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May 2018

Point-to-Point at Winterthur

May 6, 2018
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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Steeplechase racing. Elegant tailgates. The first sunburn of spring. Point-to-Point is a rite of passage at the start of spring, as thousands gather on the grassy fields.  Some come to see the horses, but all come to see and be seen in a place where tailgating is a competitive sport and fancy hats are all but required.

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Azaleas, Bluebells & Follies at Winterthur Museum & Gardens

May 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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The day’s events include tours of the azaleas and Follies garden exhibition as well as a specialty sale of azalea plants propagated from specimens at Winterthur. Included with admission. Rt. 52, Winterthur. 10 to 3. $5–$20. 800-448-3883; Winterthur.org.

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Truths of the Trade: Slavery and the Winterthur Collection

May 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - August 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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5105 Kennett Pk, Wilmington. Tues–Sun, 10 to 5. $6–$20. 800-448-3883; Winterthur.org.

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October 2018

Plein Air Brandywine Valley

October 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - November 4, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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A competition, show and sale featuring artists painting and photographing the most scenic properties of the Brandywine Valley. Special events: Oct. 30, Marshalton Quick Draw competition, all works displayed in and around the Marshalton Inn, 4 p.m. Nov. 1, “Nocturne,” painting at night on East Gay St. in West Chester, 6:30 p.m. Benefits Children’s Beach House, a nonprofit for children with special needs. Nov. 2, opening reception at The Visitor Center of Winterthur Museum, Rt. 52, Wilmington, Fri., 7 to…

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November 2018

Plein Air Brandywine Valley

November 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - November 4, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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Artists paint and photograph scenic properties of the Brandy-wine Valley. Benefits Children’s Beach House, a nonprofit for children with special needs. Nov. 2, reception at The Visitor Center of Winterthur Museum, 5105 Kennett Pk., Winterthur, DE. Fri, 7 to 10 pm, $100. Display continues Sat–Sun, 10 to 4. Free. PleinAirBrandywineValley.org.

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Yuletide at Winterthur

November 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - January 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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Tour Henry Francis du Pont’s former home decorated with sparkling holiday displays, including a specially built bandstand in a re-creation of a Christmas tree lighting in early 20th-century small-town America. 5105 Kennett Pk. (Rt. 52), Winterthur, DE. Tues–Sun, 10 to 5. $5-$20. 800-448-3883; Winterthur.org.  

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The Water’s Edge—Stroud Water Research Center

November 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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The 2018 Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence will be presented to American Rivers and its president, Bob Irvin for their continued dedication to freshwater resources. Winterthur Museum, 5105 Kennett Pk., Winterthur, DE. Begins at 6 pm. $500. 610-268-2153; StroudCenter.org.  

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January 2019

“Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden” at Winterthur

January 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. “Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden.” 5105 Kennett Pk., Winterthur, DE. Tues–Sun, 10 to 5. $15–$30. 302-888-4600; Winterthur.org.

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May 2019

41st Annual Point-to-Point at Winterthur

May 5 @ 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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Enjoy a day of elite horse racing, kids’ activities, festive tailgating, carriage parade, Delaware State Police Pipe Band, pony races, beautiful hospitality tents with elegant luncheons and more. Benefits the Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. Gates open 11:30; first race at 2. $25–$60. 800-448-3883; Winterthur.org.

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Azaleas, Bluebells & Follies at Winterthur Museum & Gardens

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, 5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE United States
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The day’s events include tours of the azaleas and Follies garden exhibition as well as a specialty sale of azalea plants propagated from specimens at Winterthur. Incl. with admission. Rt. 52, Winterthur. 10 to 3. $5–$20. 800-448-3883; Winterthur.org.

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