The Delaware area is house to a very interesting museum that is targeted to the preservation of some very important antiques belonging to Henry Francis du Pont. Initially the whole Winterthur Museum and Country Estate was used as a country house, built in the 18th century and as such it has the period's architectural tone and construction pattern.
Winterthur Museum and Country Estate can be located near the Brandywine Creek and it has an astonishing 60 acres of naturalistic gardens that can be visited at any time. However what is most interesting to see is the collection that Henry Francis has gathered during his lifetime, of which of great interest and value is the tambour desk that was created by John Seymour and that, at the time it was purchased, it was valued at an excessive sum of 30,000 dollars ...
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