Faculty and students use twenty-six well-equipped conservation studios, laboratories, examination rooms and workshops in the Louis du Pont Crowninshield Research Building at Winterthur. This building houses one of the country’s largest and best-equipped museum analytical laboratories and conservation studios. Winterthur is recognized as having a comprehensive collection of early American art - domestic, architecture, furniture, textiles, silver, pewter, ceramics, glass, paintings, and prints. The University of Delaware houses art studios for reconstructing historic techniques, science laboratories, a conservation laboratory and administrative offices.
Tours of the conservation laboratories at Winterthur are available to potential applicants throughout the academic year. Pre-program tours for the 2013-2014 academic year will be held every second Tuesday at 1:30pm. Tours for the 2013 fall semester will be: September 10, October 8, November 12, and December 10. If you would like to schedule a tour for the fall 2013 semester, please contact WUDPAC Fellow Austin Plann-Curley at . If you would like information about tours in the spring 2014 semester, please contact WUDPAC Fellow Emily Brown at .