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Stockman House Museum

530 1st St NE, Mason City, IA 50401
+1 641-423-1923
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Definitely worth your time

Even though we toured this house when it was pouring rain, it was still totally worth it. You are... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Bill B
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Classic Frank Lloyd Wright

Stop at the visitors center. Lots of info. Then tour the home. This is classic Frank Lloyd Wright... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Julie G
via mobile
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This is the only Prairie Style Frank Lloyd Wright House open to the public in Iowa. We have regularly scheduled tours seven days a week from May thru October. Tour by appointment available November thru April.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
530 1st St NE, Mason City, IA 50401
+1 641-423-1923
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Even though we toured this house when it was pouring rain, it was still totally worth it. You are not allowed to photograph inside the house, but the tour is well-conducted and our guide was personable and offered a lot of insightful commentary. Obviously, it...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Stop at the visitors center. Lots of info. Then tour the home. This is classic Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie Style architecture. Very interesting. Probably not so fun for children.

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Enjoyed the tour! A real nice house very interesting story! Very nice area well taken care of! Really enjoyed the visit!

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Enjoyed the house and the city. The volunteers love doing what they do here and it shows. I hope we make it back here again!

Thank Stacie M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had a group tour the house and interpretive center. The house is beautifully designed with lots of mutton windows as opposed to the stained glass you see in many of his other houses. The staff was very knowledgeable and clearly invested in preserving this...More

Thank Linda43379
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This is one of several FLW designed homes my family has visited. The Stockman House, Wright's only Prairie School house in Iowa open to the public, is in excellent condition as a result of beautiful restoration and is well maintained. For a donation of $10...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Although we arrived just after a tour started, we were shown through the visitor center by a gentleman who was very knowledgeable of facts and stories regarding Mr Wright. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with him. We then took the home tour, and had the...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful example of a Frank Lloyd Wright house designed for a somewhat middle class family at the time. Very usable space and a somewhat open floor plan which can be unusual for his designs. It is a lovely home and if a...More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We enjoy visiting Frank Lloyd Wright homes and have been to many. I highly recommend this house to everyone, including seasoned FLW "groupies". We enjoyed the intimate tour of the house. Tour sizes are limited to 8 people. The site also has a lovely visitor...More

Thank RedClayRambler
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were so lucky to be a very small group of four on the tour. The docent was very informed and pleasant. She and her husband both volunteer and are very knowledgeable. The tour takes an hour which includes a short, informative video. We have...More

Thank RLandDL
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