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First Unitarian Meeting House of Madison

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Beautiful design by Frank Lloyd Wright

There were no tours when we were there but we enjoyed seeing the outside and walking around. It is... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
AnnC576
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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
At least stop for a "peek"

There are 2 tours during the week that have a fee and go over the entire story of the building... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
jfadds
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chicago
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

There were no tours when we were there but we enjoyed seeing the outside and walking around. It is a beautifully designed building and a must see in Madison.

Thank AnnC576
Reviewed May 30, 2018

There are 2 tours during the week that have a fee and go over the entire story of the building. But you can stop any time they are open for what the lady at the desk called " a peek" inside to see the space....More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Don't walk on the roof! You'll be chastised. I mainly have visited to weddings and funerals. There have been unique music shows: Robert Fripp and his Crafty Orchestra, Musikach, others...

Thank billfeeny
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Went to see this FLW designed house of worship in Madison. A nice volunteer from the First Unitarian Society gave a handful of us a free tour. Saw the soaring prow, deep-pitched copper roof as well as interlacing glass and wood as well as concrete...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

This church was designed by Wright when he was 84 years old. He was also a member of this congregation. Even when there are no tours scheduled, the church is open and visitors are welcome to look around. A delightful man named Bob was at...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Having visited Taliesen West in Scottsdale, AZ, we were interested in seeing other buildings designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and took the opportunity while on a road trip through Wisconsin over the Labour Day weekend to visit the First Unitarian Meeting House in Madison, WI....More

2  Thank Gloria S
Reviewed September 13, 2017

The First Unitarian Meeting House of Madison was designed by Frank Loyd Wright, famous architect. It is an excellent example of many of his building's typical traits: natural materials, simple design, open spaces, "compression" in the entryway, opening up to a large, expansive space inside....More

1  Thank David2064
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Went to just take some pictures and ended up going on the hour-long tour. Super interesting facts about the property, Wright, Madison, and the church were presented. It was a great experience.

Thank DawnF1511
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We toured this Frank Lloyd Wright designed church and had a wonderful, knowledgeable tour guide. Worth a visit.

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Missed tour, but still got to see inside main room. Beautiful architecture and use of space. Addition complemented main building

Thank Dianne S
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