Guided Tour of Wharton Esherick Museum

  • 748 Ratings

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

  • 748 Ratings

  • Donna

Interesting and our guide was pleasant and knowledgeable.

October 20, 2017

  • Carlton

You folks are always so friendly patient and accommodating with our students who can at times be a handful.... and I always see something I haven't seen before, learn something new when I return

October 19, 2017

  • Charles

Our docent was engaging and knowledgeable, she encouraged us to ask questions as well as touch the objects. The pace of the tour allowed us time to soak up the wonderful ambiance of this gem of a home.

October 18, 2017
1520 Horse Shoe Trail, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
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