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Fallingwater

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Address: 1491 Mill Run Road, Mill Run, PA 15464
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Perched on a rock above a gushing waterfall, this historic house was built...

Perched on a rock above a gushing waterfall, this historic house was built for a Pittsburgh family by architect Frank Lloyd Wright in the 1930s, ingeniously designed to blend harmoniously into the tranquil and beautiful woods around it.

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A dream came true

The first time I heard the name Frank Lloyd Wright, was in the song by Paul Simon on Bridge over troubled water album in 1970. Since then I've been curious about this architect... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The first time I heard the name Frank Lloyd Wright, was in the song by Paul Simon on Bridge over troubled water album in 1970. Since then I've been curious about this architect, this man, who created a wonderful home for the Kaufmann family. When I was finally able to visit this lovely place, I was charmed and thrilled, and... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fallingwater is an architectural wonder. It is well worth the trip and the surroundings are magnificent. Make a stop at this house on the way to Pittsburgh or Ohio

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FW-JLWagner, Public Relations Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for your comments. We greatly appreciate all of our visitors, members, sponsors and volunteers. Fallingwater is certainly a masterpiece to be enjoyed by all. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

American master piece of the century. It is so beautiful concept on river fall. and it's far rermote from town area. so pls keep it mind, one another spot which also designed by FLW that you sholud visit at same day.

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for your comments. We are blessed to have three Frank Lloyd Wright homes in the area. The Duncan House at Polymath Park as well as Kentuck Knob. When you are in the area, all three are a treasure to enjoy. We look forward to your return visit. More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tour guides were helpful and the house was beyond belief when you consider it was made in the 1930's. A historical masterpiece!!. A must see.

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for your comments. Fallingwater is certainly a masterpiece worth taking the time to visit. Each season brings a special light on it's beauty. Please do visit again when you have the opportunity. More 

Latrobe, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Beautiful place to visit any time of year. The house tour staff are informed and let you spend enough time to really get a good look around. Sometimes we've just hone on the grounds tour where you are free to take your time and 100+ pictures of one of the most peaceful and beautiful places I've ever visited. SPECIAL RULES.... More 

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for you comments. Fallingwater is certainly a peaceful place. The grounds are well maintained, the house masterfully preserved and the staff is well informed and loves to share their knowledge with our visitors. We are very appreciative of all of our visitors, members and sponsors. To have the best experience for all, including the children,... More 

Midland, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Fallingwater truly is a treasure. This masterpiece that Frank Lloyd Wright created is something that really needs to be seen to be appreciated. Photographs of the home just cannot do it justice. The setting is just incredible, and it's amazing to see how every little thing in the home has been so well thought out. The tour involves quite a... More 

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for your comments. We appreciate all of our visitors, members and sponsors. Yes, you will get your exercise as you enjoy nice nature walks to and from the house. Please do visit again when you are in the area. More 

York, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

An amazing architectural accomplishment. The history of the house and the way it seems to grow out of nature were very interesting. The area was beautiful and the staff was informative and helpful.

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

thank you for visiting and for your compliments. We very much appreciate all of our visitors, members and sponsors. Without whom, we could not maintain the beauty of this masterpiece. Thank you. More 

Trumbull, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Been meaning to visit for years and finally got the chance, and it was snowing! Absolutely beautiful. Did the in depth tour which I would recommend. Our guide said it was the most beautiful he had ever seen it in the snow.

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for your comments. With every season, Fallingwater shows it's beauty and how well it works with nature. You will find each visit in each season a unique experience. Please do plan to visit again when you are in the area. We very much appreciate all of our visitors, members and sponsors. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I love the house and grounds didn't agree with no inside pictures at least one per room during tour wouldn't hurt 😑 worth the visit just no picture except one outside

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit. We very much appreciate all of our members, sponsors and visitors. Pictures are permitting during the In Depth Tours which are offered in the early morning. If you ever have the chance to be in the area again, please stop in for another visit. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Finally on my third trip to Pittsburgh, I got to visit Fallingwater, and it didn't disappoint. The location is spectacular as well as the architecture of this house. Unfortunately on the day we went all the guided tours were sold out, but we were still able to do the outside tour, which is self guided, and takes you around the... More 

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FW-JLWagner, Manager at Fallingwater, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for your feedback and comments. We very much appreciate all of our visitors, members and sponsors, without whom, it would be difficult to maintain this masterpiece. It is strongly suggested that reservations be made in advance if you wish to see the inside of the house. Please do visit again when you have the opportunity.... More 

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