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Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

951 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302-2007
+1 312-994-4000
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Engaging tour

On a blustery day, I only wanted to do the interior house tour. Led by a very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed yesterday
crabapple58
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Avon, CT
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Amazing experience to learn about a genius

Congratulations for the Frank Loyd Wright’s Trust for looking after the house and studio of an... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Roberto S
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Sao Paulo, SP
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The Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio served as Wright's private residence and workplace from 1889 to 1909--the first 20 years of his career. Here Wright developed a new American architecture: the Prairie style. Trained interpreters offer insights into Wright's family life and architectural career. Enjoy guided tours of the museum complex and neighboring historic district seven days a week. Tour details are available on the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust website.
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  • Average3%
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“studio tour” (68 reviews)
“walking tour” (114 reviews)
“unity temple” (56 reviews)
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951 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302-2007
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+1 312-994-4000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On a blustery day, I only wanted to do the interior house tour. Led by a very knowledgeable volunteer, one is given a well rounded introduction to FLW's career. The guide provided information about how the rooms were designed, furnished, and decorated and made the...More

Thank crabapple58
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Congratulations for the Frank Loyd Wright’s Trust for looking after the house and studio of an architect genius who was born ahead of his time to dictate lots of further design concepts and style. Our guide for the house and studio of the genius and...More

Thank Roberto S
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour of the Frank Lloyd Home and Studio. If you’re coming from downtown it’s worth the train ride. We thought our docent was excellent with just the right amount of information. We were also happy to have the opportunity to take...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting and personal tour. Took about an hour. Fascinating look into Frank Lloyd Wright's home and career.

Thank ConnieandTom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the tour of the house and studio and found it fascinating. The guides were very knowledgeable and charismatic. I would highly recommend for any history buff.

Thank travelingwoman42
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved every second there. Frank Lloyd Wright's ideas were amazing. Also our tour guide Barbara was very sweet. ♥ Kristi Tsiavou

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The guided tour around Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio gives you a great insight to the life and work of Frank Lloyd Wright. The tour takes about an hour and in that time you get to see the inside of this fantastic house. I...More

Thank Nina L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place where Wright did some of his earliest and best work as a young architectural genius is well worth an hour. Seeing how Wright created a new American architecture among other European style homes shows both his courage to step out and lead in...More

Thank Bob E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Chicago, it is an easy and cheap train ride to get to Oak Park where Frank Lloyd Wright had built his first family home and studio, as well as the Unity Church. About 5 mins to walk from station to Church,...More

Thank Wbit
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The history of the area and FLW was very interesting and educational - something that even the locals should go to. Very informative and authentic. Check it out. Lovely gift shop too.

Thank Marion B
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Tom B
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Response from travelingirlfrompa | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we visited on a Saturday morning of a holiday weekend and no issues. As the day got later was much harder to find parking. Visit in the morning is my suggestion!
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annefitz
2 April 2017|
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Response from ladydeexyz011 | Reviewed this property |
We took the train. I think the green line. I am sure the website must have directions
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pattylinder
4 October 2016|
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Response from Jan F | Reviewed this property |
The Harlem Station will put you in Oak Park. Then it is a short distance to the Frank Lloyd Wright Home. Walk 3 short blocks to the gift shop. Then turn left for 2 blocks. It is a lovely trip, take your camera. We paid... More
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