Maloof Legacy Tours of the Historic House - 90 minutes

This tour covers the historic home, showroom and woodsheds

Public hours:

Thursday and Saturday, 12-4pm

Gates open at 11:45am 


The Gardens and the Jacobs Education Center during exhibitions are open during the public hours and may be visited at no charge or reservations.


Docent led Tours:

Thursdays: 12,1, and 2 PM.  (3 PM tour is offered July  - August) 

Saturdays: 12, 1, and 2 PM.  Now until May 21, 2016

New Saturday Hours starting May 28, 2016

New Saturday Hours: 12:30, 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30 - starting May 28th 


Reservations are strongly recommended

The only way to view the Historic Home is by taking a Docent led tour.






Tour Fees:
Members FREE

$12/Senior 65 and over & Military ID


The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation will be closed on the following holidays:

July 4th


Christmas Eve


New Year's Eve

New Year's Day



Group tours: 


Groups of 10 or more require reservations at least 3 weeks in advance. 


Group tours are offered on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Please call or email from dates and times.


$15 per person / a $150 deposit is due upon booking.



For questions, help or more information, please contact Kristine Davis, Visitor Services Manger at 909-980-0412 or by email


Group tour hours and fees vary from our regular schedule. To best serve all visitors, group tours are offered outside the regular tour hours. In order to reserve your date, a nonrefundable deposit of $150 is due upon booking. This deposit covers the first 10 tickets for your group. It is helpful to know the size of your group prior to making a reservation as we may not be able to accommodate a last-minute increase in size. 


Tickets are nonrefundable but may be transferable with 48 hours written notice of cancellation.


Please contact us for information on accessibility.

Maloof Master Craftsman Tour, by reservation, 3 hrs.

This tour covers the historic home, workshop, showroom

and woodsheds

Selected Saturdays: 10am-1pm, see schedule on booking page

Gates open at 9:45am


Resident Artist Larry White, who worked alongside Sam Maloof for nearly half a century, takes visitors on an unforgettable, in-depth and deeply personal exploration of the Maloof legacy in woodworking design and innovation. This 3-hour journey covers the Maloof home, workshop, showroom and woodsheds.


for more information please e-mail:

or call: 909.980.0412.


You can check Larry's schedule or book the tour using the book now button below.







Please contact for information on handicapped accessibility.

The Master Craftsman Tour may be reschedule with prior notification due to unforseen circumstances.  If that should occur, you will be notified to reschedule your tour.

Thank you for your understanding.




Bring your own lunch and enjoy a picnic in our courtyard under the trees.  Or find a bench in our beautiful water-wise Discovery Garden to enjoy your picnic lunch.  We sell drinks and snacks in our Visitor Center to supplement your picnic. 


We currently do not offer any indoor seating.


"I enjoy coming to the Maloof house - and often bring friends and family there. The place is wonderful, the house and grounds - the gift store - everything is a true delight. The staff is always very nice. Thanks for being there to all."  - Melissa 


"Excellent presentation superior cultural-historical-artistic resource.." - Jane


“This is a very special place, dedicated to one of the great woodworkers of our time. ... It is visually stunning and at the same time presents a flow and feel of relaxation. I think you must see it some time. Put it on your bucket list! Special place to visit.”  -H. G. Smith


"What a genius Mr. Maloof was. I feel honored to have experienced this tour." - Liz

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts is a member of the Historic Artists' Homes and Studios program (HAHS) of the National Trust for Preservation.  HAHS is a coalition of 30 museums that were homes and working studios of American artists. Come, witness creativity!

Maloof Service Animal Policy

The Maloof welcomes all visitors, including those assisted by a service animal. Visitors with a registered service animal are permitted in all publicly accessible areas.


In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), The Maloof recognizes only dogs as Service Animals. These animals are specifically trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. Guests who use service animals must retain control of their animal at all times, and are required to keep them on a leash or harness while visiting.


Emotional support animals are not recognized as service animals under the ADA; we apologize for the inconvenience, however, The Maloof is unable to accommodate them. 






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The Maloof is a Smoke Free Facility.

Smoking is not allowed anywhere

on the property or in the parking lots.







How does the state define an e-cigarette?

Tobacco product means “a product containing, made, or derived from tobacco or nicotine that is intended for human consumption [including] an electronic device that delivers nicotine or other vaporized liquids to the person inhaling from the device, including, but not limited to, an electronic cigarette, cigar, pipe, or hookah…”
Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code § 22950.5(d)(1) (2019)Cal. Health & Safety Code § 104495(8)(A) (2019)


Public Days & Hours:

Saturdays 10AM - 4PM

Gates open at 9:45AM


For Home Tours: 

Please click HERE for Home Tour information and times



General Information:

Phone 909.980.0412

Address: 5131 Carnelian St.

Alta Loma, CA 91701

(use Rancho Cucamonga for GPS)


Foundation Office Hours: Mon - Fri: 9 AM - 5 PM

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation Offices will be closed on the following holidays :

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Presidents' Day

Memorial Day

July 4th

Labor Day

Veterans Day


Christmas Eve


New Year's Eve

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts acknowledge the Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Tongva world, including the Los Angeles Basin, South Channel Islands, San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys, and portions of Orange, San Bernardino, and Riverside Counties) and are grateful to have the opportunity to work for the Taraaxatom (Indigenous peoples) in this place. As institutions located on unceded Indigenous land, we pay our respects to Honuukvetam (ancestors), 'Ahiihirom (elders), and ̓Evoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present, and emerging.

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