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It is with great pleasure that Winterthur announces the yearlong house renovation is coming to a close! More importantly, the ground-to-roofline scaffolding and green scrim around the exterior of Henry Francis du Pont’s former home is coming down! So far, … Continue reading
Over the course of the past few weeks, work has begun on the Cottage Conservatory, also known as the Plant Shop. Changes will take place over two phases and will be both cosmetic and practical. Work will involve adding handicap … Continue reading
Read all about the progress of the house renovation on the Winterthur Unreserved blog! http://museumblog.winterthur.org/2014/06/19/winterthur-in-a-new-light/
July 22, 2014 – At this point in the renovation all of the shutters have been removed from the exterior of the house. Approximately 230 storm windows are on order to be installed in August and even more to be replaced in … Continue reading
Please enjoy reading Winterthur Unreserved’s blog on the fascinating history behind the original renovations to the house as well as updates on the current ongoing renovations. http://museumblog.winterthur.org/2014/04/04/visions-of-grandeur-winterthur-transformed/
Welcome to the House Renovation Project blog. We will be updating this blog as the project progresses. Thank you for your interest and check back soon!