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Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

951 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302
+1 312-994-4000
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True one of a kind!

I had been planning to see this for awhile and was so glad I finally did. The day we went was Open... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
rm0463
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South Bound Brook, New Jersey
A Must Visited Site

Love the delicate wooden structure. It's so warming and pleasant. Thanks to our tour guide. She is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
豆漿
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Taipei, Taiwan
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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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  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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951 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302
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+1 312-994-4000
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had been planning to see this for awhile and was so glad I finally did. The day we went was Open House Chicago so there were no guided tours. This allowed us to take our time exploring each room in the house. While we...More

Thank rm0463
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the delicate wooden structure. It's so warming and pleasant. Thanks to our tour guide. She is knowledgeable about the story of Frank Llyod Wright. BTW, they accept the ISIC, international student identity card, as a proof of reduced price. It is really friendly for...More

Thank 豆漿
Reviewed 1 week ago

Frank Llyod Wright is a very colorful character and his house and studio help tell that story. The house is impressive by any standards. It is full of wonderfully eccentric details and beautiful wood work throughout. The quirky details and features of the house are...More

Thank Bodacious123
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a rainy day, so the full impact of the windows and stained glass couldn't really show. But this place is beautiful and truly unique.

Thank BBGAMX
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was hot the day we visited, so it was good that half the tour was inside the house and office. Docents were very helpful and well schooled in the history of the home and the architect. Walking tour hit several Wright homes and the...More

Thank TheOCIronMike
Reviewed 1 week ago

Learn about this pioneer in the Prairie School of architecture in an intimate view of this family home. If you have time take a walking tour and see how his genius evolved. There are many of his homes and the Unity Temple nearby.

Thank MKMELOU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent several hours here. Took the home and studio tour and walking neighborhood tour. Highly recommended!! Educational, cultural, and historical all at the same time. The group of girls loved it. Ingenious man! Would go back.

Thank Shelley R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the guided three hour plus tour of Frank Lloyd Wright (FLW). Don was an excellent guide who was enthusiastically knowledgeable about FLW - the man and his work. But what the tour even more interesting was the information also provided by members of the...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the one and a half tour of the home and studio. Our guide was very informative and patient with our questions. It was a great way to see and learn about FLW's distinctive architectural style. Brilliant!

Thank algebraqueen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great visit. Tour guide was excellent. End t just a little over an hour. Easy parking on the street but we were there by 9:30 am.

Thank Jody B
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Tom B
13 September 2017|
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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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