The Comcast Holiday Spectacular

Dec 12, 2018 - Jan 1, 2019

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The magic of the holidays comes alive in The Comcast Holiday Spectacular, the must-see holiday tradition in Philadelphia. The show debuts Thanksgiving Day at 10:00 a.m. featuring performances of Carol of the Bells, Jingle Bell Rock, The Twelve Days of Christmas and the renowned Pennsylvania Ballet. A magic flying sleigh ride through the Pennsylvania countryside and above the city of...

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A needle's eye in a pond, a Greek temple in the garden, an Ottoman tent sitting on a hill—these are just a few of the inspirations for our upcoming, first-ever outdoor exhibition Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden! The exhibition showcases whimsical and classic garden structures located throughout the Winterthur estate.   Follies are architectural constructions,...

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Yuletide at Winterthur

Dec 12, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019

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Make your plans now to enjoy the best the season has to offer at Yuletide at Winterthur. Henry Francis du Pont’s home will soon be decked out in holiday style with traditions from history and the du Pont family on display along with new inspirations from our outdoor exhibition, Follies, as well as our indoor exhibition, Dining By Design. You won’t want to miss our majestic...

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Take a tour through historic Pennypacker Mills for an unforgettable Victorian Christmas experience! Using vintage inspired ornaments, the Christmas traditions of the early 1900s, and how the Pennypackers spent their holiday, the site creates a magical experience for visitors. All tours include a stop at the Museum Shop, which is stocked with unique Victorian inspired ornaments, gift items,...

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Merryll Saylan: This Is Your Life November 2, 2018 – January 19, 2019   Curated by Glenn Adamson   The Center for Art in Wood is pleased to present the work of renowned wood artist Merryll Saylan in an exhibition celebrating the timeline of her career. When she began turning in the 1970s, Saylan was one of few women in the craft field. While her contemporaries...

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Donate a toy November 30 - December 21, 2018 in exchange for "Buy One, Get One Free" admission to Eastern State Penitentiary. One in 28 American kids has a parent who is incarcerated. In Pennsylvania alone, there are approximately 81,096 children with a parent incarcerated in a PA state prison. What are the holidays like for these families? Eastern State Penitentiary partners...

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From the 1600s to the present, dinnerware designs have been inspired by nature. Everything from painted butterflies and hand-modeled flowers to molded seashells can be found on a fascinating range of dishes and plates. Whether it’s a recipe for “Barbecued Fawn,” fabulous tureens in the shapes of various animals, or instructions on how to fold a napkin so that it resembles a...

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Working Conditions Featuring: cinematic savage | CYJO | Rebecca Goldschmidt | Shizu Homma | Cynthia X. Hua | Sarah Khan | Tiffany Lin | Lewanda Lim | Lisa Pradhan | Shellie Zhang September 4  – December 15, 2018 Monday - Friday, 10am-6pm   Asian American lives are shaped by the concept of labor, whether working in factories overseas, as caretakers in the United...

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From Brooklyn’s Coney Island to the counterculture of 1960s South Street in Philadelphia, Eddie Funk fought to make a name for himself, protect the freedoms of tattoo artists, and share his legacy with the world. Discover Eddie’s influence in this limited exhibit, featuring rare flash personal mementos, and other authentic memorabilia seldom put on public display.

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Embroidery: The Thread of History

Dec 12, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019

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Opening October 5, 2018 * Society of Winterthur Fellows Gallery History can be defined as a series of events that are remembered and preserved through time. This exhibit explores the use of embroidery as historical documents that can deepen our understanding of women’s lives. It considers how needlework has been used to remember the past, document the present, and look forward to the...

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