Sunday, November 2, 2008

Yuletide Home School Day at Winterthur Museum and Country Estate!

Thursday, December 11, 2008
10:00 am–3:00 pm
$8 per person
$5 for members
Children under 2 free!

Take a tour of the mansion to learn about holiday entertaining in the 19th and early 20th centuries. See re-creations of New Year's festivities from the early 1800s to today, Christmas trees from the 1880s, and the full round of du Pont family entertainments - from card parties and teas to lavish dinners and elegant dances.

Make a holiday craft and visit Winterthur's family-friendly exhibitions: Feeding Desire, a colorful history of dining utensils and K is for Kids, an alphabetical introduction to the Winterthur collection.

Pre-registration required.






Winterthur Museum & Country Estate
Route 52
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, Delaware 19735