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Frank Lloyd Wright's Graycliff

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Great Tour

Our tour guide was very informative about Frank Lloyd Wright ideas and the history of this... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
jimrA6085ZK
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Bellingham, Washington
Beautiful Home with a Great Guide

My wife and I visited Graycliff Estate while visiting our son and his wife. It is a beautiful home... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Tom P
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

Our tour guide was very informative about Frank Lloyd Wright ideas and the history of this property. Over a 3 week period, we visited several Wright houses and this tour was by far the best. The house and grounds are beautiful, the gift shop compelling,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

My wife and I visited Graycliff Estate while visiting our son and his wife. It is a beautiful home on Lake Erie and the Guide was exceptionally good.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tom P
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Although still undergoing restoration, seeing this estate come back to it's original vision of Frank Lloyd Wright and it's owner, Isabelle Martin, is amazing. The grounds are spectacular with a beautiful waterfall in front of the entrance. Very Wright! It is on the shore of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

Graycliff was in the middle of a substantial renovation during our visit. As a result, the place was a shambles, with virtually none of the furnishings in place and construction workers and construction equipment scattered everywhere outside. They're doing this renovation "on the cheap" and,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

This is a very pretty place on Lake Erie,going to be even better when the work is complete. There is a very nice gift shop. I loved the Friday night market,great idea !

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Visited in 2012 when renovations were slowly making progress. Took the extended restoration tour and while still a work in progress it is slowly nearing the end of the project. Knowledgeable docent and a beautiful place to see at sunset. Visited on the last day...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

I have visited the area many times but finally took advantage of an invitation to join a group for a tour. Our Host Bob was great. The building is interesting but Frank Lloyd W as a person is more interesting. Beautiful day great view across...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank William D
Reviewed September 12, 2018

went for the 2nd time this summer with my son and his girlfriend. It was great to see the restoration changes from visit 1 to visit 2, and hear the story again! We are now members and will be back! Beautiful place.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

08/31/18 we went to a Friday Night tour of the house after 700 pm. While we were waiting we visited some Food Trucks and exhibitors onsite for that night. Our docent was Colleen who was excellent, very cordial and informative as we toured the estate....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank johnsA3073BZ
Reviewed August 28, 2018

This property is a wonderful example of Frank Lloyd Wrights work and a beautiful place to spend an afternoon. The house is not furnished yet, that should happen in the next year or two so it is a great time to visit and see the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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June 16, 2016|
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Response from RumJOro | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are full day tours of Frank Lloyd Wright attractions in the area Check out the Graycliff Website-Tours-All Wright All Day!
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Robin M L
June 16, 2016|
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Response from LondonKaytee | Reviewed this property |
If you look on the Darwin Martin House website you will see that there are several such tours this year: "The 2016 All Wright All Day Tour is offered October 7, October 22, November 4 and 19 and runs all day from 8:30 AM... More
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