Self Guided Tour of Wharton Esherick Museum

  • 59 Ratings

Self guide your way through the extensive and impressive collection of innovative wood sculptures created by American craftsman, Wharton Esherick. Nestled in the picturesque hillsides of Malvern, explore Esherick's ornate and whimsical former studio.

Duration: 3 hours
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Tour through the historic studio of the "dean of American craftsmen," Wharton Esherick, furnished with original pieces from his 1926 studio that overlooks the Great Valley
  • See over 300 hand-carved sculptures and furniture created by Esherick himself
  • Learn about the life and craftsmanship of one of the most influential furniture makers of the 20th century from knowledgeable museum docents, and explore the studio at your own pace

What's Included

  • Self-guided museum tour
  • Admission to Wharton Esherick Museum

Customer Reviews

  • 59 Ratings

  • Tom

Talking with the docent in each room was fantastic.

June 11, 2018

  • Lynn

The guides at the museum bring Wharton Esherick and his artistry to life . It is a fascinating part of art history in Philadelphia.

May 16, 2018

  • Brian

Great place to spend an afternoon if you are a fan of creative woodwork. The place is small but packed with interesting pieces and architecture.

May 15, 2018
1520 Horseshoe Pike, Downingtown, PA 19335, USA
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