With a permanent collection of over 850 wood objects from around the world, The Center for Art in Wood is one of the premier venues of this form of art and craftsmanship. The museum displays a wide variety of objects, from traditional functional pieces like spoons, cups, bowls, baskets, and vases to contemporary sculpture. The Center also offers artist residencies and hosts a research library with more than 25,000 images and books detailing the history of wood crafting. The Center's Community Outreach program works with students in the area teaching wood craft workshops. Open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Admission is free.
141 N. 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106