Yuletide at Winterthur

We were delighted with this year’s Yuletide Tour at Winterthur! We learned how Americans celebrated the winter holiday season from the 1800s to the present. It was very interesting to learn the family traditions of H. F. Du Pont’s during Christmas and New Year’s at Winterthur, including the family Christmas tree, glittering with glass ornaments and fringed by baskets brimming with gifts, one for each family member. All of us enjoyed the majestic dried-flower tree, in the Conservatory. The elegant and formal furniture in each of the rooms were amazing!

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