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Beautiful Homes

We had a guided tour of the Oak Park neighborhood and the Frank Lloyd Wright houses and found the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
VacationDays365
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Boston, MA
So much to see So little time

The several houses open on this weekend are usually well worth the wait. Some houses are not as... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Rolf A
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Chicago, Illinois
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The annual Wright Plus Housewalk celebrates architecture, design, Frank Lloyd Wright's innovative vision and the talents of his fellow architects. It is an enjoyable day featuring rare interior tours of private homes and public buildings designed by...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

We had a guided tour of the Oak Park neighborhood and the Frank Lloyd Wright houses and found the tour to be very informative. We learned so many interesting details about the buildings and had the unexpected bonus of chatting with one of the owners...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

The several houses open on this weekend are usually well worth the wait. Some houses are not as interesting on the inside as the outside would make you believe. This is often the result of lack-luster decoration.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

We really enjoyed the FLW walking tour. You could see the evolution of his design and it was surprising how prolific he was.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Liz M
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Also enjoyed the self guided audio tour of the FLW homes in Oak Park. Well done! It was a beautiful summer day and the houses were all like jewels tucked into the neighborhood.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

The self-guided tour was a great way to learn about 10 houses he designed. Gorgeous neighborhood. Amazing homes. We did this in about 45 minutes just prior to a guided tour of his home and studio.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

This was the reason for our visit to Oak Park. The Ultimate Wright Plus Weekend is a great experience. Buy a Fast Pass and go to the head of every line.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This isn't a super long tour, but you get a good glimpse of some awesome architecture and some interesting info on the homes and families. You buy tickets and get your listening device at the Frank Lloyd Wright Studio, so I recommend ending your tour...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ali V
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Have done this walking tour twice now and each had different houses set in a wonderful community supportive of their heritage. Stop and enjoy the many restaurants and coffee shops ..... great day!

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

After enjoying brunch at Hemmingway's Bistro, we had a great walk through the neighborhood, stopping at this location. Unfortunately, it was closed, but we were able to observe it from outside. Very charming

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Kristena H
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I've lived in Oak Park for 25 years and this was the first time I did the Wright Plus. It was so interesting to see the insides of the houses that I've seen and wondered about for so many years. The period restoration on some...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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BoardingPass650524
19 August 2016|
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Response from rwhames | Reviewed this property |
Probably not but maybe under the following circumstance. If attending as a couple you could have one person go into the shop to buy the tickets while the other waited outside with the dog. Walking down the street would not... More
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Discover_11
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Response from OneHappyFamily1 | Reviewed this property |
Try contacting the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust (312) 994-4000. This Chicago based non-profit is dedicated to the vision of FLW and schedules the renown annual FLW House Walk. They sponsor numerous other programs, public FLW... More
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