Winterthur is closed to the public January 9-February 28, and reopens March 1 with a full slate of new exhibitions, house tours, and programs. For more information...

Members Events and Programming


As a Winterthur Member, you can enjoy the benefits of membership through several opportunities this year. We will continue to update this throughout the year as new programs and events are planned, so please keep checking! To join Winterthur, visit our membership page

Family Programs

View the Family Programing page to explore the variety of fun programs for children of all ages! All programs are either free or discounted to Members!


Director's Garden Walks

Second Saturday of each month

During our Winter closing, we will have two, Member–exclusive Director's Walks:

January 14, 2017
Winter Interest
Members only (Winterthur closed)

February 11, 2017

Winter Color and First Flowers
Members only (Winterthur closed)

For more information on Director's Garden Walks, click here.


Wellness at Winterthur

Every Thursday

Wellness at Winterthur is an exclusive Members-only program that includes yoga classes, monthly guided meditation, and monthly lecture series. In addition, Members are encouraged to walk our grounds from dawn to dusk, as part of the many benefits of Winterthur Membership. 
$10 drop-in rate, cash only. Advance reservations are not necessary. Classes meet at the Brown Horticulture Learning Center. For more information, please e–mail our instructor:


Ruth Wales du Pont and Henry Francis

New This Year! Winterthur 101

Members are exclusively invited to delve deeper into the Winterthur story through our exciting new lecture series.

"A Who's Who of the du Pont's"
Saturday, January 28, 1:00-2:00 pm, Copeland Lecture Hall

How was P.S. du Pont of Longwood related to Nemours? Or the Copelands at Mt. Cuba? Join Director of Interpretation and Estate Historian Jeff Groff as he kicks off our first Winterthur 101 program, with a fascinating illustrated talk focusing on the three generations of du Ponts who lived at Winterthur as well the expanded web of Family members.

“The Academic Side of the House – What Goes On in Winterthur’s Research Facility Anyway?”
Saturday, February 11, 1:00 pm, Brown Horticulture Learning Center

Gregory Landrey, the Dwight and Lori Lanmon director of academic affairs will share with us the extraordinary resources housed in Winterthur’s Crowninshield Research Building, from treasures in the library, to world renown graduate programs to conservation work related to the “Treasures on Trials” Exhibit.  Come and learn why the activity in the research facility is one of the great wonders of the Winterthur story.  

Members free. Members Only. Members may bring up to two guests with guest passes. Reservations encouraged. Order tickets  by calling 800.448.3883

The above programs are made possible thanks to the genersosity of our Members. Click here to support Winterthur through a Membership.

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