Closed Christmas Day. Yuletide tours sold out December 21, 26, 27, and 29. Limited tickets are still available for Costumes of Downton Abbey.

My Favorite Things: Behind the Scenes with Winterthur Curators


Go “behind the scenes” with Winterthur’s curators and staff to discover the secrets and treasures of the museum, Galleries, and collection storage areas. Each tour will focus on a different theme. Reservations encouraged. Space is limited. $15 upgrade per nonmember with a general admission ticket. $10 per Member. Free for Benefactor-level-and-above Members.

 

Tour Themes

Education
September 9, 2014
1:00 pm

 
 

Join Associate Curator of education Lois Stoehr as she shares objects from the collection dear to her since her days as a student in the Winterthur Program in American Material Culture.

Tour begins at 1:00 pm and lasts 90 minutes. Reservations are strongly suggested. 10-person limit. Call 800.448.3883 or e-mail tourinfo@winterthur.org.

Preventive Conservation
October 14, 2014
1:00 pm

Supervisor of Preventive Conservation Matt Mickletz unveils his favorite collection items, some of which are small and often passed by, but have their own larger story to tell.

Tour begins at 1:00 pm and lasts 90 minutes. Reservations are strongly suggested. 10-person limit. Call 800.448.3883 or e-mail tourinfo@winterthur.org.

New England Furniture
November 18, 2014
1:00 pm

Brock Jobe, professor of American Decorative Arts at Winterthur shares his favorite New England furniture pieces from the 1600s and 1700s.

Tour begins at 1:00 pm and lasts 90 minutes. Reservations are strongly suggested. 10-person limit. Call 800.448.3883 or e-mail tourinfo@winterthur.org.

 

 


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