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.
Duration:  1hr 15mins
Cancellation:  24.0hrs
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Highlights

  • 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.

Rules

Under 5s go free

Cancellation policy

Full refunds for cancellations made at least 24 hours in advance.

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Leanne
Oct 24, 2020
How great to have this treasure in our backyard! Maria did a great job telling us about the history of WE, his home and studio. What an amazing talent! The staff really took Covid precautions seriously which we appreciated.
Diane
Oct 15, 2020
Very informative and personal. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and the artist’s work. Thank you!
Michael
Oct 12, 2020
The tour guide presentation was excellent.

Location

Meeting location:  1520 Horse Shoe Trail

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