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Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex

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Highly recommended

Breathtaking architecture, a very knowledgeable guide, and fascinating history. Looking forward to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Buffalo, New York
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Definitely, recommending a visit to Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House. Be ready for some fabulous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Martin House Complex (Buffalo, NY, 1903-05) exemplifies Frank Lloyd Wright’s Prairie House ideal and ranks as one of his finest residential works. Designed for Larkin Soap Company executive, Darwin D. Martin, the complex is a one-of-a-kind...more
125 Jewett Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14214-2301
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was raining and there was renovation going on at the time. We were impressed and would like to go back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breathtaking architecture, a very knowledgeable guide, and fascinating history. Looking forward to returning when the garden restoration is complete.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to a Frank Lloyd Wright home, and we're hooked! Can't wait to see more. We did the two-hour tour with a knowledgeable guide who clearly loves this house. The gardens were still under construction, so we have a good reason...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely, recommending a visit to Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House. Be ready for some fabulous architecture, and interior design( he built all custom furniture for this house) Contemporary spaces designed by Wright over a hundred years ago ...what a way to spend a day.

Thank ewasunny
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a half hour drive from Niagara Falls, this restored home is well-worth a stop. We took the 2-hour tour (as opposed to the one hour tour). We were led through the Wright-designed gardener's house, the Martin House and conservatory, and the Barton house. Such...More

Thank Mae45
Reviewed 1 week ago

Also known as the Darwin Martin House National Historic Landmark, the Darwin D. Martin House Complex (Martin House) is a masterwork of Franklin Lloyd Wright (1867-1959). It was built for progressive businessman Darwin D. Martin (1865-1935) and his family between 1903 and 1905. Wright designed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed visiting and viewing another Frank Lloyd Wright architectural design. The restoration is amazing. The tour was interesting and informative.

Thank grillmastererie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love FLW and have toured many of his homes. This was has been extensively remodeled with more work to do. I was disappointed that all of the landscaping was tore up and a fence was around the building. That made for a less beautiful...More

Thank ksburg1969
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have lived in Buffalo all my life and don't know why it took so long to go on this tour. My fried and I were the only 2 "locals" on the 2 hour tour. Others from Toronto, New Jersey, Maryland, ect...The restoration work is...More

Thank AnnMarie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW to the whole experience! The introductory film was unique and well done. The museum next to the house was worth an explore too. This was the first Frank Lloyd Wright home I had ever been too. It's quite amazing just to drive up to...More

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FLWMARTINHOUSE, Guest Relations Manager at Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to visit us at the Martin House and for your wonderful review. We are so pleased that you had such a great experience!

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September 5, 2017|
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Response from juliewynter | Reviewed this property |
we stayed at the Parkside House b and b - really close by and within walking distance from FLW house - historic area really leafy quiet streets yet close to restaurants and lovely local pub where we ate Sorry didn't reply... More
August 20, 2017|
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Response from FLWMARTINHOUSE | Property representative |
The walk from the metro stop is easy and in a safe area.
October 15, 2016|
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Response from FLWMARTINHOUSE | Property representative |
The one-hour tour visits the first floor of the Martin House. There are seven stairs leading into the house and a lift for those unable to climb stairs. The restoration of the first floor is complete so there are no more... More