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Dana-Thomas House

300 E Lawrence Ave, Springfield, IL 62703-2233
+1 217-782-6776
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Fabulous!

If you like architecture and history go for a tour. Loved seeing the Frank Lloyd Wright house and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Snoopgirl49
via mobile
Don't miss the Christmas decorations in December

The Dana-Thomas House is a great place to visit anytime - but if you're near Springfield in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bethany S
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“art glass” (43 reviews)
“prairie style” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 14:00
LOCATION
300 E Lawrence Ave, Springfield, IL 62703-2233
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+1 217-782-6776
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you like architecture and history go for a tour. Loved seeing the Frank Lloyd Wright house and all the furniture he designed. The stained glass is SO beautiful. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and fun. Not to be missed!!!

Thank Snoopgirl49
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Dana-Thomas House is a great place to visit anytime - but if you're near Springfield in December, look for special evening tour hours when you can see the home decorated for Christmas!

Thank Bethany S
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Dana-Thomas House is an excellent example to Frank Lloyd Wright's genius. This house is stunning in every way. The glass works are beyond stunning - absolutely amazing and always kept to the theme, design and color scheme. The entrance, interior light fixtures, lines and...More

Thank charisma2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

This home is a wonderful example of the work of Frank Lloyd-Wright, and the caretaking has been manage with a serious eye toward preserving an important piece of history. This tour requests donations, and lasts about an hour. We had two 12-15 year old boys...More

Thank CJHoffman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best of any Frank Lloyd House we have seen! Tour guide Jack gave us a wonderful tour. He was very well informed, very personable, and very mindful of visitors' needs as we traversed the various levels. Because only one of the sets of stairs...More

Thank patnodak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This house is beautiful and gives you an excellent idea of Frank Lloyd Wright's genius not just in architecture but interior design as well. The home is still furnished with much of the original furniture and designs, designed by Wright, in the places he wanted...More

Thank lisaschmidt498
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the largest homes FLW built and the only full collection of furniture. Our guide was knowledgable and entertaining. It is a magnificent home and a must see if you are a fan.

Thank SRG1560
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! Fascinating to see all of Frank Loyd Wright's designs brought to fruition in this fabulous home. It's an experience that eill stay with you forsure!

Thank barbarabQ7307LS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We find something new we learn everytime we visit here. Always like to bring family & friends here to visit. The decorations at Christmas are beautiful.

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The volunteers are very knowledgeable and friendly. Each tour guide gives a slightly different take on the house but no visitor ever leaves wanting more information. The architecture is beautiful. The Foundation's efforts to collect...More

Thank CPW482
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Anne S
26 October 2016|
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Response from Inalilady | Reviewed this property |
Not very accessible. You'll be able to see some of it.
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vespadue
10 October 2016|
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Response from gil o | Reviewed this property |
The site is open year round Weds.-Sun. and seasonally Mon. & Tues. The website doesn't say when the seasonal ends. The best thing to do is call 1 217 782-6776. Sorry I couldn't be more help.
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Vernona M
29 June 2016|
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Response from 1970DeeDee | Reviewed this property |
$10 for adults, $5 for children,or $15 for a family are the suggested donation costs that include a 7 minute introductory and informative video and tour that lasts about an hour.
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