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“Take the audio tour of the neighbourhood.”

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
Ranked #1 of 25 things to do in Oak Park
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio served as Wright's private residence and workplace from 1889 to 1909--the first 20 years of his career. Here Wright developed a new American architecture: the Prairie style. Trained interpreters offer insights into Wright's family life and architectural career. Enjoy guided tours of the museum complex and neighboring historic district seven days a week. Tour details are available on the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust website.
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Reviewed January 22, 2013

If you are a Frank Lloyd Wright fan, Oak Park is a must. The guided tour of his home and studio was really good. We also enjoyed the audio tour which takes you on a self-guided walk around the surrounding neighbourhood, where you will see a number of houses designed by Frank.

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Reviewed January 10, 2013

Watch the movie, and hope you get a good docent (I am sure they all are) as this is fascinating spot to learn and experience FLW. Great gift shop, too!

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Reviewed January 10, 2013

For a modest fee, this had to be one of the best experiences we had in Chicago. The center is run by volunteers who really give it their best. The one hour that we had with our guide, Joe, an engineer, was a spectacle: full of anecdotes, good tips, and a vibrant way to make the home and studio come alive.
Additionaly, you can buy a map of the area where the other houses designed by FLW are located, which makes for a great walk ending in the Unity temple and the centre of Oak Park. Great experience.

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Reviewed January 6, 2013

Built in 1889 as his home and studio. Take the guided tour through his home and learn his thought process to design. The final part of the tour is his studio. It really is a must on your tour of Chicago. Another bonus is walking down the street to see all the magnificant homes he designed for homeowners.
http://gowright.org/visit/home-and-studio.html

Thank di29di
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Reviewed December 31, 2012

I could not believe the creativity of this building and the level of professionalism in the restoration. incredibly lovely
I'm an Oak Parker and I can't believe it took me so long to take the visit and the tour.

Thank betsyritz
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