Guided Tour of Wharton Esherick Museum

  • 871 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

  • 871 Ratings

  • Barbara

Our guide could not have been better....she was totally informed, pleasant, and gave an excellent tour.

March 19, 2018

  • barbara

Our guide was knowledgeable and informative. It was easy to listen to what she had to say and learn some history about the artist, museum and the home. very cool, first time there

March 19, 2018

  • Kenneth

Katie was super knowledgeable and engaging. I've already recommended to tour to a few friends.

March 19, 2018
1520 Horse Shoe Trail, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
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