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Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park

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Address: 120 North Ballas Road, Kirkwood, Saint Louis, MO 63122
Phone Number: 314-822-8359
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Beautiful example of modest FL Wright House

Beautiful location in Kirkwood overlooking natural, wooded and preserved Sugar Creek Valley. It has the original furniture from a former local St. Louis artist (only owner) that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Kirkwood, Missouri
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful location in Kirkwood overlooking natural, wooded and preserved Sugar Creek Valley. It has the original furniture from a former local St. Louis artist (only owner) that was designed to fit the angles of the house. Special exhibits including at Christmas are featured.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are a fan of architecture, specifically Frank Lloyd Wright, this home is incredible. It is kept almost exactly as it was when its owners lived there. You must make an appointment to see it, and it's well worth it.

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Fenton, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here a couple years back with my brother and dad.. Pictures of lloyd's work are always amazing but nothing compares with seeing it in person.. Standing in the planes, angles and depth of the space truly gives one an understanding of wright's architectural vision.. The hostess was very informative on the tour.. I knew wright could be very detail... More 

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Helotes, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

You need an appointment to get a tour. We stopped by not knowing that fact and the docent let us in to take a 5 minute look anyway. Very cool and h inquest. We were referred to the Sheldon Art Gallery for more info on FLW. Worth a stop.

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St. Louis
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Great house, really enjoyed the design and feel of the house. Tour guide had lots of great information.

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Carthage, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

With existing example of Frank Lloyd Wright's work fading from the scene, this exquisite example of his Prairie Style design is a preserved masterpiece. To fully understand this artisan's mindset, taking this excellent tour is essential. The beauty of the house and the superbly informative tour makes any visit to St. Louis a complete experience.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Loved, loved, loved it! Not a cheap tour, especially for a family of five, but worth the money. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable. I would recommend this House for adults and children over the age of 15. Younger people with a special interest in Frank Lloyd Wright or architecture, might enjoy it, but there is nothing "hands-on" for younger... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

If you're big into Frank Lloyd Wright, then I suppose this is as good an example of his work as any, but I found it pretty dry. It's a strange little house, that I can't imagine anyone actually wanting to live in. The tour provider was friendly and knowledgeable, and the area is treed and pretty, but I wouldn't recommend... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

If you have been to other FLW houses, the one thing of note here is that this house is small in comparison, but definitely has the full FLW feel. It is in a great location, and has all of the typical FLW idiosyncrasies, which are always interesting. The docent who took us through the tour had a vast knowledge of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

If you're in St Louis you should really go see this Frank Lloyd Wright house. The docents are fantastic & the tours are intimate (10 person limit, reservations needed & cash only.) There are almost no square angles -- which makes the house cool to look at. But you can really appreciate why FLW houses have a reputation for being... More 

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