Calendar - Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library
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Week of Jun 1 — Jun 4
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Thu, Jun 1
9:00 am to 10:00 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. Register for each class by calling 800.448.3883. $10 per class. Capacity: 20 people.
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12:15 pm to 1:15 pm Lecture: "Treasures on Trial: The Stories behind the Headlines"

Exhibition co-curator Colette Loll,takes you behind the scenes of a few fraud cases in the exhibition. Members free. Included with admission.
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10:30 am to 11:00 am Story Time in Enchanted Woods

Children can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of the Winterthur Garden. Story time takes place among the Story Stones in Enchanted Woods. It is intended for children, ages 3-6. Members free. Included with admission. Children under 2 free.
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Fri, Jun 2
Sat, Jun 3
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

8:00 am to 9:00 am KIDS GROW: Childrens Vegetable Garden

This 9-week course introduces children ages 6-12 to the excitement of growing their own plants. Members only; registration required; free.
   more...!

Sun, Jun 4
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Lecture: "Counterfeit or Couture?"

Author, teacher, and designer Claire Shaeffer explores fakes and counterfeits in fashion. $10 per Member. $15 per nonmember. Reservations encouraged.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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Week of Jun 5 — Jun 11
Mon, Jun 5
Tue, Jun 6
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Evening Lecture: "Les Jardins Anglo-Chinois (The Landscape Garden)"

Dr. Aldous Bertram discusses England's transition from formal gardens to French-inspired naturalistic designs. $10 per Member. $15 per nonmember.
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10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, 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; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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Wed, Jun 7
12:15 pm to 1:15 pm Lecture: Dollhouses: A Brief History & Decorating in a Historical Style"

Learn about the oldest and most famous dollhouses of Amsterdam and England. Members free. Included with admission.
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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; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15..
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11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
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4:30 pm to 5:15 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, Jun 8
9:00 am to 10:00 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 Wellness Lecture: "The Importance of Meditation"

Is it possible to tame the mind? How do I meditate? Get answers to these and other questions with Alison Smith Driscoll. Members free. $15 per nonmember.
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Fri, Jun 9
Sat, Jun 10
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

8:00 am to 9:00 am KIDS GROW: Childrens Vegetable Garden

This 9-week course introduces children ages 6-12 to the excitement of growing their own plants. Members only; registration required; free.
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9:00 am to 10:00 am Family Nature Walk

bring the kids to explore the Winterthur Garden with our horticulture staff and discover the wonders of nature. Our path begins at the Brown Horticulture Learning Center and ends in Enchanted Woods, where kids can experience unstructured imaginative play at your leisure. Members free. Members only.
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1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Director's Garden Walks

Formerly known as the Second Saturdays Garden Walk, these walks with Winterthur's Director of Garden & Estate Chris Strand will highlight interesting and seldom seen parts of the Winterthur landscape! Walks last about 90 minutes. Dress for the weather! Members free. Included with admission.
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Sun, Jun 11
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Week of Jun 12 — Jun 18
Mon, Jun 12
Tue, Jun 13
10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, 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; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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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. Pets are the theme this month. Please register by calling the Alzheimer's Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, 800.272.3900.

Wed, Jun 14
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

4:30 pm to 5:15 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, Jun 15
9:00 am to 10:00 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...!

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. Register for each class by calling 800.448.3883. $10 per class. Capacity: 20 people.
   more...!

9:00 am to 4:00 pm Garden Clearance in the Museum Stores

Shop the Museum Stores for sales on garden items.
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10:30 am to 11:00 am Story Time in Enchanted Woods

Children can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of the Winterthur Garden. Story time takes place among the Story Stones in Enchanted Woods. It is intended for children, ages 3-6. Members free. Included with admission. Children under 2 free.
   more...!

Fri, Jun 16
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Treasures on Trial Film Series: Elmyr the True Picture?

This BBC episode from 1971 explores Elmyr de Hory's, a Hungarian-born painter known for forging works by Picasso, Modigliani, and Matisse. Followed by a Q & A with Mark Forgy, who worked as an assistant for Mr. de Hory and inherited his entire archive. Copeland Lecture Hall. $10 per Member. $15 per nonmember.
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9:00 am to 4:00 pm Garden Clearance in the Museum Stores

Shop the Museum Stores for sales on garden items.
   more...!

Sat, Jun 17
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

8:00 am to 9:00 am KIDS GROW: Childrens Vegetable Garden

This 9-week course introduces children ages 6-12 to the excitement of growing their own plants. Members only; registration required; free.
   more...!

9:00 am to 4:00 pm Garden Clearance in the Museum Stores

Shop the Museum Stores for sales on garden items.
   more...!

10:00 am to 3:00 pm Enchanted Summer Day

Rekindle the magic of the outdoors and imaginative play at Enchanted Summer Day! Kids can make magic wands and magnificent mice and enjoy music, magicians, arts and crafts, and more! Members free. Included with admission.
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Sun, Jun 18
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

9:00 am to 4:00 pm Garden Clearance in the Museum Stores

Shop the Museum Stores for sales on garden items.
   more...!

Week of Jun 19 — Jun 25
Mon, Jun 19
Tue, Jun 20
10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, 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; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

Wed, Jun 21
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

4:30 pm to 5:15 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, Jun 22
9:00 am to 10:00 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...!

Fri, Jun 23
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm Winterthur After Hours: Mix, Relax, Explore

Join us after hours to explore the Galleries and grounds. Enjoy music, our beer garden, and a variety of offerings that enhance our local treasure. Admission is pay what you wish.
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Sat, Jun 24
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

8:00 am to 9:00 am KIDS GROW: Childrens Vegetable Garden

This 9-week course introduces children ages 6-12 to the excitement of growing their own plants. Members only; registration required; free.
   more...!

Sun, Jun 25
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Week of Jun 26 — Jun 31
Mon, Jun 26
Tue, Jun 27
10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, 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; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

Wed, Jun 28
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Garden Insider

Go behind-the-scenes with the garden experts! Garden Insider (previously known as Wednesdays at Winterthur) will introduce you each week to a specialist who will share his or her insights and expertise about the Winterthur Garden and estate, its history, horticulture, or the environment. Presentations can be a walk, talk, demo, or walk and talk. Each week features a different topic. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

4:30 pm to 5:15 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, Jun 29
9:00 am to 10:00 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...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am 20% Off Garden Items on winterthurstore.com

Shop Winterthurstore.com for 20% off garden items.
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Fri, Jun 30
6:00 am to 6:00 am 20% Off Garden Items on winterthurstore.com

Shop Winterthurstore.com for 20% off garden items.
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