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Week of Sep 1 — Sep 4
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Thu, Sep 1
8:30 am to 9:30 am Gentle Yoga

Our yoga class is open to all levels who wish to practice within our beautiful naturalistic landscape. We will practice slow easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. The tone and pace of the class will activate your internal energy and guide you to connect to your deepest essence so you leave feeling peaceful yet revitalized. Led by Beth Sheehy. Members only. Advance registration $5. Drop-in $10 as space permits.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am A Christmas Carol Live Tickets On Sale

Member tickets go on sale. Call 800.448.3883 to purchase tickets.

10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

On the first and third Thursday of each month, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free. $5 per nonmember child, one free adult per child.
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1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
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Fri, Sep 2
Sat, Sep 3
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Made in the Americas Hands on History Cart

Explore themes of the Made in the Americas exhibition through hands-on activities. Members free. Included with admission.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Sun, Sep 4
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Week of Sep 5 — Sep 11
Mon, Sep 5
Tue, Sep 6
Wed, Sep 7
10:30 am to 11:30 am Squeaky Wheels

Bring your toddlers for kid-friendly walks in the garden and Galleries every first Wednesday of the month, March-October. Members and children under 2 free. $5 per nonmember child, one free adult per child.
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11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Talk: "Heirloom Tomato Taste Test"

Heirloom tomatoes have become increasingly popular for many reasons but mainly because of their brilliant complex flavors. Join garden horticulturist Amy Bloom-Mountz in tasting and learning some of her favorite varieties grown right here at Winterthur. Pick your favorite and take seeds to grow at home. Members free. Included with admission.
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4:30 pm to 5:30 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
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Thu, Sep 8
8:30 am to 9:30 am Gentle Yoga

Our yoga class is open to all levels who wish to practice within our beautiful naturalistic landscape. We will practice slow easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. The tone and pace of the class will activate your internal energy and guide you to connect to your deepest essence so you leave feeling peaceful yet revitalized. Led by Beth Sheehy. Members only. Advance registration $5. Drop-in $10 as space permits.
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10:00 am to 11:00 am Introduction to Guided Meditation

Monthly meditations sessions will guide you in settling your mind and opening your heart. We will use imagery, visualizations, mindfulness of body & breath, and the environment of Winterthur to cultivate relaxation, a sense of well-being, and appreciation of the natural beauty all around us. Led by Alison Smith Driscoll. Members only. Advance registration $5. Drop-in rate $10 as space permits.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Save 20% Off Purchases

When you spend $60, save 20% off your entire purchase in the Museum Stores or at winterthurstore.com through September 11.
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1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
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Fri, Sep 9
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Save 20% Off Purchases

When you spend $60, save 20% off your entire purchase in the Museum Stores or at winterthurstore.com through September 11.
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1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Crafternoon: "Embroidered Pendants"

Create your own pendant using a few basic embroidery stitches. Registration required. $10 per person. Attendance limited.
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Sat, Sep 10
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Second Saturdays Garden Walk: "Garden Architecture and Water Features"

Join Winterthur's horticulture staff for monthly garden walks highlighting interesting and seldom seen parts of the Winterthur landscape. Weather permitting. Wear comfortable shoes.
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1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Made in the Americas Hands on History Cart

Explore themes of the Made in the Americas exhibition through hands-on activities. Members free. Included with admission.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Save 20% Off Purchases

When you spend $60, save 20% off your entire purchase in the Museum Stores or at winterthurstore.com through September 11.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Sun, Sep 11
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $60 and Save 20% Off Purchases

When you spend $60, save 20% off your entire purchase in the Museum Stores or at winterthurstore.com through September 11.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Week of Sep 12 — Sep 18
Mon, Sep 12
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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Tue, Sep 13
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Historical Journeys

Individuals in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia are invited to participate in this interactive program the second Tuesday of each month, which will include thematic tours of the museum collection and lots of conversation. Please register by calling the Alzheimer's Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, 800.272.3900.

Wed, Sep 14
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Talk: History of the Coach House, Butler's House, and the Original Cottage

Join Estate Historian Jeff Groff in the Brown Learning Center for an illustrated overview of three buildings that were important parts of Winterthur and the role they played over time. Then enjoy a walk to take a closer look and hear more about them. Included with admission. Members free.
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4:30 pm to 5:30 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
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Thu, Sep 15
8:30 am to 9:30 am Gentle Yoga

Our yoga class is open to all levels who wish to practice within our beautiful naturalistic landscape. We will practice slow easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. The tone and pace of the class will activate your internal energy and guide you to connect to your deepest essence so you leave feeling peaceful yet revitalized. Led by Beth Sheehy. Members only. Advance registration $5. Drop-in $10 as space permits.
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9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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10:00 am to 11:00 am Wellness Lecture: "The Benefits of Wellness Programs in Public Gardens"

Erica Anderson, assistant curator of education, garden programs, Winterthur, highlights the link between nature and mental health, sharing the results from a series of interviews with public gardens at American colleges and universities as well as a survey of Cornell students. Members only. Members free.
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10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

On the first and third Thursday of each month, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free. $5 per nonmember child, one free adult per child.
   more...!

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
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Fri, Sep 16
6:00 am to 6:00 am Save 25% on Decorative Accents

Save 25% on decorative accents at winterthurstore.com today only.
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9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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Sat, Sep 17
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Made in the Americas Hands on History Cart

Explore themes of the Made in the Americas exhibition through hands-on activities. Members free. Included with admission.
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9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Lasting Impressions: The Artists of Currier & Ives Opens

Discover the extraordinary art of Fanny Palmer and Arthur Tait, two of the most prolific artists of Currier & Ives. Explore how their collaboration with this iconic publisher of Christmas cards and Americana transformed how Americans made and viewed art. Members free. Included with admission.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Sun, Sep 18
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Week of Sep 19 — Sep 25
Mon, Sep 19
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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Tue, Sep 20
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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Wed, Sep 21
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Talk: "Flower Arranging on a Whim"

Join garden horticulturists, Suzanne French and Jessica Tsakiris, to learn how to gather natural materials in order to create whimsical arrangements.Members free. Included with admission.
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4:30 pm to 5:30 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
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Thu, Sep 22
8:30 am to 9:30 am Gentle Yoga

Our yoga class is open to all levels who wish to practice within our beautiful naturalistic landscape. We will practice slow easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. The tone and pace of the class will activate your internal energy and guide you to connect to your deepest essence so you leave feeling peaceful yet revitalized. Led by Beth Sheehy. Members only. Advance registration $5. Drop-in $10 as space permits.
   more...!

9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
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Fri, Sep 23
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $50 at Winterthurstore.com, Receive Free Shipping

Visit winterthurstore.com. Spend $50, receive free shipping.
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9:00 am to 5:00 pm Winterthur Institute

Learn about decorative arts made or used in America from the 17th through the early 20th centuries. The course includes an introduction to Winterthur and the principles of connoisseurship with lectures, workshops, and tours. By application only. Please call 302.888.4786 for more information. $1,750.
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10:00 am to 4:00 pm Trunk Show

Trunk Show in the Galleries Reception Atrium.
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Sat, Sep 24
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Made in the Americas Hands on History Cart

Explore themes of the Made in the Americas exhibition through hands-on activities. Members free. Included with admission.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $50 at Winterthurstore.com, Receive Free Shipping

Visit winterthurstore.com. Spend $50, receive free shipping.
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10:00 am to 4:00 pm Trunk Show

Trunk Show in the Galleries Reception Atrium.
   more...!

11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Sun, Sep 25
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $50 at Winterthurstore.com, Receive Free Shipping

Visit winterthurstore.com. Spend $50, receive free shipping.
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10:00 am to 4:00 pm Trunk Show

Trunk Show in the Galleries Reception Atrium.
   more...!

11:30 am to 12:00 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Made in the Americas Guided Gallery Walk

Take a guided gallery walk of Made in the Americas every weekend at 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
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Week of Sep 26 — Sep 31
Mon, Sep 26
6:00 am to 6:00 am Spend $50 at Winterthurstore.com, Receive Free Shipping

Visit winterthurstore.com. Spend $50, receive free shipping.
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Tue, Sep 27
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Lecture: "Ordering the Cosmos: Charles Willson Peale and the Philadelphia Museum

Robert McCracken Peck, senior fellow of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, will discuss Charles Willson Peale's seminal contributions to American art and science and place his museum in its broader cultural, artistic, and scientific context. Members $5. Nonmembers $15.
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Wed, Sep 28
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Walk: A Walk to Browns Woods

Join us on some trails to add to your walking options as you explore the Winterthur estate. Be sure to wear sturdy footwear as some of the terrain is uneven. Members free. Included with admission.
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4:30 pm to 5:30 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
   more...!

Thu, Sep 29
8:30 am to 9:30 am Gentle Yoga

Our yoga class is open to all levels who wish to practice within our beautiful naturalistic landscape. We will practice slow easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. The tone and pace of the class will activate your internal energy and guide you to connect to your deepest essence so you leave feeling peaceful yet revitalized. Led by Beth Sheehy. Members only. Advance registration $5. Drop-in $10 as space permits.
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12:15 pm to 1:15 pm Lecture: "The Flowering Tree: An Exotic Motif that Transcends Time and Place"

Linda Eaton, John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw Director of Collections, Winterthur, explores the exotic flowering tree, one of the most popular designs that traveled from Asia to Europe and the Americas, influenced designers around the world from the 17th to the 19th century, and is still fashionable today. Members free. Included with admission.
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1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Conservation Clinic

Learn more about the condition, care, and recommended treatment for your antique! By appointment only (call 302.888.4786). Free admission.
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1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
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Fri, Sep 30
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm Winterthur After Hours: Truck and Tractor Preview for Adults

Start your weekend with a little early evening socializing. Get a preview of Truck and Tractor Day, listen to live music, stop by a gallery chat, or take a walk. Snacks, beer, and wine available for purchase. Pay What You Wish Evening.

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