Winterthur is closed to the public on Labor Day, Monday, September 1.

Admission Packages


 

Blue Star Museum Admission Offer

Memorial Day–Labor Day (May 26–September 1, 2014)

Winterthur is a proud participant in the Blue Star Museums program, offering free general admission to active-duty military personnel and their family, May 26–September 1. 

 

Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport

Memorial Day–Labor Day (May 26–September 1, 2014)

Visit the beautiful Brandywine Valley this Memorial Day through Labor Day and save big with the Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport - your single ticket access to 11 top Brandywine Valley Attractions, including the all-new Costumes of Downton Abbey® exhibition at Winterthur.

Passports start at just $45 and are good for one-time admission to 11 Brandywine Valley Museums and Gardens. Visit Greater Wilmington  Conventions and Visitors Bureau.

 

Getting Tickets

By Phone
Call 800.448.3883 or 302.888.4600 (TTY 302.888.4907) to purchase tickets or make reservations.


At Winterthur

To purchase tickets or make reservations in person, visit the Visitor Services desk in the Visitor Center. Tickets purchased by phone or online must be picked up here.


Online

General admission tickets may be purchased online. (Same-day online sales not available.)


*Please note: there will not be any garden trams on Sunday, May 4.

 

*For visiting tips during Costumes of Downton Abbey, which opens March 1, please visit our visiting tips web page. During Costumes of Downton Abbey, reciprocal admission through NARM, ROAM, AHS, and the Brandywine Explore & Save Program will not apply to the exhibition. Free or discounted admission will still be honored for general admission, which includes house tours and garden access. Please note, during Yuletide at Winterthur, all reciprocal admissions will be blacked out. Please follow this link for more information on our reciprocal privileges.


General Admission

General admission tickets include admission to the gardens and grounds, all museum galleries and special exhibitions including Costumes of Downton Abbey, a 45-minute guided house tour* (subject to availability) and a 30-minute garden tram tour (weather permitting).

*The Introductory Tour is offered throughout the day (last tickets sold at 3:15 pm). Upon arrival, please check in with a Visitor Service Assistant at our reception desk for tour times and availability. (Please note: The Introductory Tour is not available November 11–21, 2014, due to Yuletide installation, but private tours will still be available with reservation).
 

Member

Free

Adult

$20

Child (2–11)

$5

Infant (under 2)

Free

Senior (62)

$18

Student (with valid ID)

$18

 

*Effective November 22, 2014, ticket prices will increase during Yuletide (November 22, 2014–January 4, 2015), but will return to the regular pricing in spring 2015. As always, Members are free.
 

Yuletide Pricing

Member

Free

Adult

$25

Child (2–11)

$5

Infant (under 2)

Free

Senior (62)

$23

Student (with valid ID)

$23

 

One-Hour Reserved Tour Package

This package includes all general admission features as well as a one-hour reserved tour. Reserved tour offerings change seasonally, and space and availability are limited. Please call 800.448.3883 to confirm availability and make your reservation. Consider becoming a Winterthur Member in order to receive free general admission throughout the year as well as one free one-hour reserved tour.

Member $12
Adult $30
Child (8–11) $17
Senior (62) $28
Student (with valid ID) $28


Two-Hour Reserved Tour Package

For connoisseurs, students, or anyone interested in an in-depth exploration of the collection. This package includes all general admission features as well as a two-hour reserved tour.

Member $22
Adult $40
Child (8–11) $27
Senior (62) $38
Student (with valid ID) $38

Tour offerings change seasonally, and space and availability is limited. Please call 800.448.3883 to confirm availability and make your reservation.



Private Tours

For a customized tour of the house or to study a particular aspect of Henry Francis du Pont's magnificent collection, ask about our private tours. Reservations are required three days in advance. Please call 800.448.3883 for information and pricing. Consider becoming a Friend of Winterthur to receive a two-hour private tour as a benefit.



Tour Ticketing Policy

Payment is due at the time reservations are made. Tours must be cancelled 48 hours in advance for a full refund. No refunds for Web sales. Tours may be rescheduled at any time.

Please contact the Winterthur Information and Tours Office with any questions. Call 302.888.4600 or 800.448.3883 (TTY 302.888.4907) or e-mail tourinfo@winterthur.org.

 

Photography Notice

Upon entering the premises you grant Winterthur and its agents the right to videotape, film, and photograph you, record your voice, and use your likeness in connection with the commercial production, and in the distribution, exhibition, and exploitation thereof.


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