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

Ceramics and Glass
March 11, 2014
1:00 pm

 
 

Join Senior Curator of Ceramics and Glass Leslie Grigsby as she shares her favorite ceramics and glass objects from the collection.

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.

Fraktur
April 8, 2014
1:00 pm

Join Assistant Curator Lisa Minardi for a look at Winterthur's fraktur and rare decorated Easter eggs.

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.

Remember the Ladies
May 13, 2014
1:00 pm

 
 

Join Catharine Dann Roeber, Elizabeth and Robert Owens Curatorial Fellows, for a tour with a special emphasis on historic objects that were used and created by women.

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.

Lighting
June 10, 2014
1:00 pm

Join Associate Curator Ann Wagner for a behind-the-scenes tour of her favorite lighting objects.

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.

Clothing and Costumes
July 8, 2014 - SOLD OUT
1:00 pm

Linda Eaton, John L. & Marjorie P. McGraw Director of Collections
& Senior Curator of Textiles, shares her favorite clothing from the collection.

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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