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Frank Lloyd Wright Trust Tours

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All reviews unity temple oak park day tour flw home walking tour included lunch studio tour flw houses great tour well worth the visit rookery restoration neighborhood pace sites architecture prairie
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

We strongly recommend to visit all the buildings (Home & Studio, the Rookery, the Unity Church, the houses designed by Wright in Oak Park) and join the guided (or self-gudied) tours in the area, because it's an unique opportunity to experience the Wright's architecture and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

We loved this tour - it is an expensive day but well worth it - the information and the sites visited were just fantastic. We started with a comprehensive tour showcasing the beauty of The Rookery. The tour was so informative and visiting his home...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dallicath
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I was hesitant at first to dedicate 6 hours to a bus tour of Frank Lloyd Wright sites around Chicago. However, it was a great decision to book this tour. The transportation logistics on it's own pay for the tour. You get to travel in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TomP_VA
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We loved this tour. Our two tour guides were so knowledgeable and informative, the size of the group was just right at around 16. The tour made viewing multiple Frank Lloyd Wright houses across the city possible. We would never have seen them all if...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We took the Rookery Tour and it was great. It is right in the heart of Chicago. We got to learn all about Burnham and Root (the original architects), the growth of architecture/skyscrapers in Chicago, and obviously Frank Lloyd Wright. FLW renovated the Rookery and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Starting at the Rookery... a Frank Lloyd Wright restoration, you are taken by bus to the Unity Church, walk 4 blocks around Oak Park... which has the largest concentration of FLW houses that are not open for tours but are fantastic to gaze at from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rdbrooke
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We don't usually do bus tours, as we like to go at our own (faster) pace, but after looking at the logistics of trying to get to all these sites using public transportation we decided to give it a try. It was totally worth it,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I took the guided tour (pay ahead of time in the lobby store and then show up 5 minutes early for tour time to get your tour badge. It is a walking tour (inside and outside of the building) and you do get to climb...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank HappyCamperMe
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed ourselves we went through his house and studio! I learned a lot there is a nice gift shop! If you like Frank Lloyd Wright I recommend it!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the Rookery downtown which he renovated and then took the train to Oak Park to see his Unity Temple and his first home and studio. The tours of all three were critical to fully appreciating these sites and his genius. The studio/home is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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eelco1972
2 November 2017|
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Response from leonie32 | Reviewed this property |
As you have only a short time. I would suggest that you take a cab out to Oak Park where you can visit the museum and Unity Temple which are quite close to each other. The museum is actually one of his houses so a very good... More
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eelco1972
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Response from James L | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion I would say his Home and Studio in Oak Park, or the Rhobie House in Hyde Park.
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