Events

Day trip to Winterthur, Delaware

Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019
Time: 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Enjoy a self-guided tour of Costuming THE CROWN and a 1-hour docent-led tour of this magnificent mansion.

“From the dazzling gold of Queen Elizabeth’s coronation robe to the simple sophistication of Princess Margaret’s wedding dress, from the majesty of royal crowns and tiaras to the comfort of clothes worn in private family moments, Costuming THE CROWN will feature 40 iconic costumes from the beloved Emmy® award-winning Netflix series, a dramatized history of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II.” — Winterthur Website

On the house tour, you will see exquisite spaces in which Henry Francis du Pont entertained family and friends in grand style. The 175 rooms are furnished with his outstanding collection of American decorative arts. In the galleries, explore the collection of nearly 90,000 objects, including furniture, ceramics, glass, metals, textiles, and paintings and prints.

Depart the J 8:30am; return approx. 9pm

Fee:  $80 (includes bus transportation, a tour of the mansion, narrated tram tour of the grounds — weather permitting, and self-guided tour of Costuming THE CROWN exhibition). Lunch at the museum’s cafe and dinner on the return home are on your own. There will be time to visit the gift shops if you so desire.

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RSVP:  Submit payment and registration form payable to “Pozez JCC” attn: Registrar with “12/5” on the memo line or call 703.537.3043 to pay with a credit card.

Cost: $80

For questions or to request accommodations contact:

Michele Endick

Location

8900 Little River Turnpike
Fairfax, VA 22031

Pozez JCC of Northern Virginia
8900 Little River Turnpike
Fairfax, VA 22031