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First Unitarian Meeting House of Madison

900 University Bay Dr, Madison, WI 53705-2298
+1 608-233-9774
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Great tour

We toured this Frank Lloyd Wright designed church and had a wonderful, knowledgeable tour guide... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ruth S
Chicago, Illinois, United States

Missed tour, but still got to see inside main room. Beautiful architecture and use of space... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dianne S
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900 University Bay Dr, Madison, WI 53705-2298
+1 608-233-9774
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We toured this Frank Lloyd Wright designed church and had a wonderful, knowledgeable tour guide. Worth a visit.

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Missed tour, but still got to see inside main room. Beautiful architecture and use of space. Addition complemented main building

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Part of the Frank Lloyd Wright trail in Wisconsin and worth the visit. Be sure to check the schedule so you can take a guided tour. Some of the ceiling in the church are in need of repair, but a must see for FLW fans.

Thank David K
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My husband and I visited and had a personal, 1:1 tour. It's amazing that Frank Lloyd Wright designed this beautiful building and it's still in use.

Thank Greengal06
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

If you are a fan of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture, you will enjoy this church. We happened to stop just as a docent was starting a tour. We happily joined the group of four people and were led through the building by a very knowledgable...More

Thank margeb30
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Disclaimer: I grew up in this meeting house when it was new. Weathered and troubled now, it remains magnificent, expressing so many of Wright's deepest held beliefs about art and nature and what a spiritual place should be. It is an expressive building, a must...More

Thank 812marshac
Reviewed 24 May 2017

There are two levels to this historical structure. The first is simply the way it looks. From the sidewalk in front, it looks as though the prow of a ship is emerging from an earthen sea. The inside is equally interesting, a combination of massive...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Didnt know there was an official tour. Just came in through the atrium entrance and walked through the church. Happened to meet up with the tour group. Gave them a donation but did not stay around for the tour as is was an hour long...More

Thank whitewch
Reviewed 22 May 2017

If you have an affinity to architecture, this place is a must see while in Madison. The grounds are beautiful!!

Thank LifeAtlasTravel
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I attended a Peter Mayer Concert here and came back for a Sunday Service. Incredible building built by Frank Lloyd Wright and on the historic register. Really welcoming group of members, inspiring message and great music.

Thank BookReader31
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