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 2014-2015 academic year will be held once a month, every second Tuesday at 1:30pm. Tours for the 2014 fall semester will be: September 9, October 14, November 11, and December 9. If you would like to schedule a tour for the fall 2014 semester, please contact WUDPAC Fellow Emily Wroczynski at . If you would like information about tours in the spring 2015 semester, please contact WUDPAC Fellow Alex Nichols at .