Life at Winterthur

Code: SL51801

Dates: April 14, 2023

Meets: 12 N to 2:00 PM

Sessions: 1

Location: Creutzburg Center

Course Fee: $49.00

There are still openings remaining at this time.

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Take a behind the scenes look into Henry Francis du Pont’s Winterthur with its house, collections, gardens, estate outbuildings, and gentleman’s farm from the 1910s-50s. There is a special focus on entertaining and the social life of this great American estate. There are many rarely seen photographs from the Winterthur archives. Lunch is included.
Fee: $49.00
You could save $9.00 on this course by becoming a member of one of our membership programs. Contact our office for details.

Creutzburg Center

260 Gulph Creek Road
Radnor, PA 19087
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Jeff Groff

Jeff Groff recently retired as Estate Historian at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. He also served as Director of Public Programs and Director of Interpretation. For sixteen years he was Executive Director of Wyck Historic House and Garden in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. He holds an MA from the Winterthur Program in Early American Culture of the University of Delaware. For over forty years he has studied and lectured on American country houses and gardens, particularly those of Philadelphia’s “Main Line” and surrounding areas, with an emphasis on country life and sports, and gentleman farming. He served as co-curator of Winterthur’s very successful exhibitions “Costumes of Downton Abbey” and “Costuming The Crown."

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