Orchid Extravaganza

Mar 29, 2015 - Mar 29, 2015

On View Now Through March 29 Winter is anything but cold, dreary, and snowy in our Gardens. Step inside our warm 4-acre Conservatory. Breathe in fresh air and see how our horticulture expertise shines during Orchid Extravaganza. Discover nearly 5,000 vibrant orchids crafted into exquisite arrangements and forms, including our largest-ever orchid baskets, an oncidium waterfall display, and—...

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“Unraveling Stories” Exhibition

Mar 29, 2015 - Jul 26, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science of experimental materials used in its making, and story of the du Pont family on the Brandywine as illustrated by a member of the family.  Included in regular admission and free for members but...

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ELLIOTT ERWITT: DOG DOGS

Mar 29, 2015 - May 24, 2015

Elliott Erwitt barks at dogs. According to the renowned photographer, that is how he has caught some of his most memorable canine images. Elliott Erwitt: Dog Dogs features 65 of Erwitt’s best pictures of dogs. Photographed around the world between 1946 and 2004, this selection demonstrates the artist’s affectionate eye and love of surrealist juxtapositions. Funny, poignant, and...

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Unraveling Stories

Mar 29, 2015 - Jul 19, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science of experimental materials used in its making, and story of the du Pont family on the Brandywine as illustrated by a member of the family.  Included in regular admission and free for members but...

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William D. White

Mar 29, 2015 - Jun 21, 2015

Regional artist William D. White presents his first major exhibition, Vision and Voice. This exhibition reintroduces the work of the Wilmington, Delaware illustrator, muralist and painter William D. White (1896-1971). This artist’s varied and significant career spans some of the country’s most intense moments of the 20th century as well as the final days of the golden age of...

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Art is Tasty

Apr 1, 2015 - Dec 4, 2015

This event occurs monthly, on day 1 of every 1 month(s).

Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price). December 5: Tenant Farmer, Andrew Wyeth 2015  January 2: Bath Houses, William GlackensFebruary 6: Water Willow, Dante Gabriel RossettiMarch 6: Wild...

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When the sun dips below the horizon and night descends, feel the suspense build within as you join our guides through historic Dover and its cemeteries by lantern light.  Hear tales of the most infamous resident of Dover’s jail, devastating fires that threatened the town, poisonings, tragic love, and the auctioning of slaves on the steps of the Old State House. Space is limited; call (302)...

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