Guided Tour of Wharton Esherick Museum

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Explore the ornate and whimsical former studio of American craftsman and woodworking extraordinaire, Wharton Esherick. Nestled in the picturesque hillsides of Malvern, this narrated, guided tour shares the legacy of Wharton's extensive and impressive collection of rich and innovative wood sculptures and furnishings.

Region: Philadelphia
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Tour the home and workspace of the mastermind of American furniture, and discover preserved woodworking treasures of handcrafted beauty.
  • Learn about the history and design of Expressionist woodworking from a knowledgeable museum docent
  • Marvel at the beauty of the natural furnishings of Wharton's rustic stone walled studio and home, specifically harvested from the Great Valley, and chosen exclusively for their aesthetic appeal

What's Included

  • Guided tour of Wharton Esherick Museum

Additional Information

  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your tour starts. The Museum is not handicap accessible.

Customer Reviews

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  • Bob

We had a wonderful guide who gave us so many interesting historical details

April 22, 2018

  • Denise Hay

A fascinating tour and a fantastic docent who hit all the right notes. Also a delight for our out of town guests one of whom has an interest in woodworking.

April 22, 2018

  • Jodi

What an amazing house! I appreciate that the tour is limited to an hour because there is so much to see and learn about that it would be too overwhelming all at once.

April 21, 2018
1520 Horse Shoe Trail, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
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