Founded by Henry Francis du Pont, Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is the premier museum of American decorative arts, reflecting both early America and the du Pont family’s life here. Its 60-acre naturalistic garden is among the country’s best, and its research library serves scholars from around the world. We invite you to visit and explore this place of beauty, history, and learning.

Founded by Henry Francis du Pont, Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is the premier museum of American decorative arts, reflecting both early America and the du Pont family’s life here. Its 60-acre naturalistic garden is among the country’s best, and its research library serves scholars from around the world. We invite you to visit and explore this place of beauty, history, and learning.

Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is a garden, museum and library located just outside of Wilmington, Delaware. The estate was once owned by Henry Francis du Pont, a famed horticulturist and decorative arts expert.

Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is a garden, museum and library located just outside of Wilmington, Delaware. The estate was once owned by Henry Francis du Pont, a famed horticulturist and decorative arts expert.

3 Rules for Building a Door Header

3 Rules for Building a Door Header

Prayer book cover, Winterthur, 1725-1780. Wool, linen,15.75 (h) x 10.5 (w) x 3.75 (d) inches, accession number 1961.0102.001 B

Prayer book cover, Winterthur, 1725-1780. Wool, linen,15.75 (h) x 10.5 (w) x 3.75 (d) inches, accession number 1961.0102.001 B

Winter lake gazebo... looks kinda like Rivendell... and very much like several architectural things I've been working on.

Winter lake gazebo... looks kinda like Rivendell... and very much like several architectural things I've been working on.

Textiles (Clothing) - Petticoat - Search the Collection - Winterthur Museum

Textiles (Clothing) - Petticoat - Search the Collection - Winterthur Museum

Gigon  Guyer . Neubau Klassentrakt Schulhaus Wallrüti . Winterthur (1)

Gigon Guyer . Neubau Klassentrakt Schulhaus Wallrüti . Winterthur (1)

Gigon  Guyer . Neubau Klassentrakt Schulhaus Wallrüti . Winterthur (8)

Gigon Guyer . Neubau Klassentrakt Schulhaus Wallrüti . Winterthur (8)

Winterthur location on the Switzerland map

Winterthur location on the Switzerland map

Winterthur, Wilmington, Delaware. Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library is an American estate and museum in Winterthur, Delaware. As of 2011 it houses one of the most important collections of Americana in the United States of America. It was the former home of Henry Francis du Pont (1880–1969), a renowned antiques collector and horticulturist.

Winterthur, Wilmington, Delaware. Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library is an American estate and museum in Winterthur, Delaware. As of 2011 it houses one of the most important collections of Americana in the United States of America. It was the former home of Henry Francis du Pont (1880–1969), a renowned antiques collector and horticulturist.

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