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Emil Bach House by Frank Lloyd Wright

7415 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60626-2011
+1 773-764-9851
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Bruce and Wade are the best!!!

The two guys that run the place really make you feel at hame. The rooms were great . I think... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
ricard071
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Chicago, Illinois
"North Chicago is Wright!"

Beautifully restored Wright creation. Wonderful setting for a wedding or event with an expansive... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
RNRMT
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Pompano Beach, Florida
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7415 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60626-2011
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

The two guys that run the place really make you feel at hame. The rooms were great . I think Bruce was the funniest guy.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Beautifully restored Wright creation. Wonderful setting for a wedding or event with an expansive outdoor area in the back. Entire house can be rented and would be great for a reunion or small company retreat. Walking distance to lake views. Worth a stop.

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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Went to Chicago on Amtrak just to visit this house. Went on a Thursday, 08/17/17 even though there was not an organized tour. We are members of the FLW Foundation, thus the caretakers, Bruce & Wade, allowed my wife and I to tour as no...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

If you will be visiting the north side of Chicago, Evanston, Loyola or Northwestern universities, this is a great side trip. Built in 1915 from plans produced by Frank Lloyd Wright, the house was commissioned by a family who owned part of a brick company...More

1  Thank azerigirl
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

I had my wedding at the Emil Bach House and it was a truly stunning event. The house itself is very cozy and a great place to host a smaller gathering with class and elegance. If you are looking to do a larger event as...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

My daughter and son-in-law chose this elegant gem as the venue for their wedding. Beautifully appointed inside and out in classic Frank Lloyd Wright period decor and furnishings, and meticulously cared for by hosts Bruce and Wayde, we could not have asked for a more...More

2  Thank Evelyn L
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Due to circumstances and a sympathetic member of the FLW Trust, I was able to get a private tour of the Bach House after my actually tour was canceled. The house is Prairie style but seems much larger than some of Wright's other houses. The...More

Thank jehenson81
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Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

I had a fantastic weekend with family and friends at the Emil Bach house. The house was both artistically fascinating, and equipped with every amenity I could ask for. Many great restaurants are easily within walking distance or a train ride away. Also, despite its...More

2  Thank Zachary L
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Reviewed 21 December 2015

Just north of Loyola University along Sheridan Road is this little jewel of a house by Frank Lloyd Wright from 1915, that has recently been meticulously restored. It's one of the few Wright houses in the city and it's easily accessed by public transportation. .

1  Thank Rolf A
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

I worked closely with property managers Wayde and Bruce to plan a 40th Birthday Party for a close friend. Due to the date (early December), the beautiful Tea House and lovely grounds were not available, so we had to cap the guest list at 25....More

2  Thank RogersParkTraveler
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