The public has opportunities for a behind the scenes look into the conservation labs at Winterthur. Since 2001, a subset of Winterthur’s guiding staff has been trained to give public tours through the conservation facility on the first Wednesday of each month. Call 800.448.3883
For pre-program applicants, tours of the conservation laboratories at Winterthur are available to potential applicants throughout the academic year. The final tour for the spring 2013 semester will be held on Tuesday, May 7 at 10:00am. If you are a pre-program student and would like to schedule a tour during this time, please contact WUDPAC Fellow Marlene Yandrisevits at . 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 .
Members of the Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation hosted this popular annual event at the Winterthur Museum on October 13. Nearly one hundred prospective applicants and family members from across the United States took advantage of this unique opportunity to view successful application portfolios and speak with current WUDPAC Fellows about their experiences in the program. To read more, click here.
This year's Portfolio Day will take place on November 7. Click here for more details on this year's event.