Does Winterthur have a restaurant?
The Pavilion Cafe, located in the Visitor Center, is open Tuesday-Sunday, 11:00am-3:00 pm. Grab and go sandwiches, wraps, and salads; soup of the day; sweet treats and snacks; and coffee, tea, and assorted bottled beverages. All members and guests are welcome to picnic on-site.
Do you have to pay to walk around Winterthur?
Members receive free general admission every day and are allowed to walk the estate from dawn to dusk. Members may bring a guest to walk by bringing their guest pass to the Visitor Center for admission. Guests are only allowed access when we are open to the public.
Can I run at Winterthur?
Just northeast of Wilmington, Brandywine Creek State Park has miles of trails for running, around fields and through woods. Just west, the Winterthur du Pont estate offers a one-of-a-kind run around botanical gardens, including 10 miles of roads.
Who designed Winterthur gardens?
The 60-acre garden, designed by du Pont, is among America’s best, with magnificent plantings and massive displays of color throughout the year. The graduate degree programs and extensive research library make Winterthur an important center for the study of American art and culture.
Are masks required at Winterthur?
All visitors age 2 and up are required to wear a mask indoors and while riding the shuttle.
Can you take photos at Winterthur?
at Winterthur? Please don’t! We ask that our guests and staff members take only photographs and leave only footprints. We ask that you help us to maintain the natural habitat that exists here at Winterthur so that other visitors can continue to enjoy the beauty of our garden, woodlands, meadows, and wetlands.
Is Winterthur open year round?
During spring, summer, and fall, Winterthur is open Tuesday–Sunday, 10:00 am-5:00 pm. During the Yuletide season, Winterthur is open daily, 10:00 am–5:00 pm. Members may also walk every day beginning at 7:00 am until dusk.
How long do people spend at Winterthur?
We recommend spending at least four hours here to make the most of your visit and experience all that the museum, garden, and estate have to offer.
Who owns Winterthur Mansion?
H. F. du Pont
H. F. du Pont now owned his beloved Winterthur and some $50 million besides.