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

  • 846 Ratings

  • Patricia

Great tour guide and beautiful building and furniture.

December 30, 2017

  • Judith

Lots to see in such a small museum. Tour guide to was excellent! Will return in the summer, get a different guide who will point out & discuss things we might have missed this time!

December 30, 2017

  • sarah

wonderful guide, wonderful place. I will be back again.

December 29, 2017
1520 Horse Shoe Trail, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
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