Archive for April 5th, 2015

At Winterthur, unveiling beckons visitors

The Winterthur mansion shows off the renovations that had been covered by a green scrim and scaffolding for the past year.

Homeowners discouraged by the toll winter took on their properties can console themselves by visiting Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library. At the lavish estate, visitors can appreciate the fact that, unlike Henry Francis du Pont, they don’t have to contend with maintaining 410 windows, 800 shutters, 15 doors, and 13 chimneys – not to mention the paint that it ...