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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.

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Delaware - Gardens at Winterthur Museum and Gardens in New Castle County Delaware.

Near MD/PA/DC - Gardens at Winterthur Museum and Gardens in New Castle County Delaware.

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 Museum, Garden and Library, Delaware - founded by Henry Francis du Pont

The Winterthur Country Estate in Winterthur, Delaware.  The former home of HF Dupont.  The world's largest collection of American decorative arts.  Hickory Chair is proud of its collections of reproductions and adapatation.

The Winterthur Country Estate in Winterthur, Delaware. The former home of HF Dupont. The world's largest collection of American decorative arts. Hickory Chair is proud of its collections of reproductions and adapatation.

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This tiny floral wall stencil border is from the antique coverlet in the Philadelphia bedroom at the Winterthur Museum in Wilmington, Delaware.

Shell Winterthur Museum, Delaware, USA. Screen printed cotton dated 1760-80 used as lining for a Banyan – a mans dressing gown in oriental style. The original print is brown on light ground. These small patterned monochrome prints was used as linings for clothing as well as furnishing textiles.

Shell Winterthur Museum, Delaware, USA. Screen printed cotton dated 1760-80 used as lining for a Banyan – a mans dressing gown in oriental style. The original print is brown on light ground. These small patterned monochrome prints was used as linings for clothing as well as furnishing textiles.

Nearby Gardens - Winterthur garden steps.

Nearby Gardens - Winterthur garden steps.

Gallery of Bahnhofplatz Winterthur / Stutz Bolt Partner - 14

Gallery of Bahnhofplatz Winterthur / Stutz Bolt Partner - 14

Winterthur, Square, The Stations

Outdoor Fotoshooting Winterthur

Outdoor Fotoshooting Winterthur

THEFULLERVIEW ||  thefoodogatemyhomework:  I am desperate to go to the Winterthur Museum in Philadelphia. Maybe if JLB interviews at Wharton I’ll tag along and go. Also, that historic mint wall color should be everywhere in my life. thetimelesshouse: Palladian Window in Cross Hall at the Winterthur Museum. Interview with Brent Hull on Architects + Artisans.

thetimelesshouse: “Palladian Window in Cross Hall at the Winterthur Museum. Interview with Brent Hull on Architects + Artisans.