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Wright Plus Housewalk

Oak Park, IL
+1 312-994-4000
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Highly recommended

I've lived in Oak Park for 25 years and this was the first time I did the Wright Plus. It was so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NRoho
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Chicago, Illinois
A Walk of Discovery

We signed on to do this additional walking tour of the historic Frank Lloyd Wright homes. This is... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
studebhawk
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Woodstock, Maryland
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The annual Wright Plus Housewalk celebrates architecture, design, Frank Lloyd Wright's innovative vision and the talents of his fellow architects. It is an enjoyable day featuring rare interior tours of private homes and public buildings designed by Wright and his contemporaries.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“studio tour” (5 reviews)
“walking tour” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Oak Park, IL
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+1 312-994-4000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've lived in Oak Park for 25 years and this was the first time I did the Wright Plus. It was so interesting to see the insides of the houses that I've seen and wondered about for so many years. The period restoration on some...More

Thank NRoho
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We signed on to do this additional walking tour of the historic Frank Lloyd Wright homes. This is an easy walk on flat terrain easy for most any visitor. It's well worth taking the time to do this tour. Enjoy, discover and savor the work...More

Thank studebhawk
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The neighborhood surrounding the FLW studio and home contain numerous FLW designed homes. It is a nice walk to see them and really a must if you enjoy his brand of architecture.

Thank TooOldtoRun
Reviewed 21 July 2017

You have to see these homes to believe them. Frank Lloyd Wright was so far ahead of his time and he changed architecture forever.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We added this on to the FLW Home and Studio Tour and we're glad that we did. The number of FLW homes is amazing and if you are an architecture buff you will find that you also enjoy the homes which are other architectural styles...More

Thank JavaMama01
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We did this audio guided tour after the house and studio tour. Great opportunity to see some of Wright's designs in their natural setting.

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We planned our trip to Oak Park a year in advance, then built a week-long architectural study of Chicago around the Wright Plus 150 Housewalk. 'A good plan well-executed! Our ticket included tours of The Rookery and Robie House, making the ticket price an even...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this walk more than my companions I think, but it would be a shame to visit the museum and not stroll an extra block or two and see several more gorgeous homes - at least their exteriors. All the lawns and gardens on...More

Thank Baltomania
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We drove from Michigan the night before and stayed in a hotel that evening. Despite the awful weather (46 degrees in the a.m. and steady rain for most of the day), it was a very well organized, annual event. Too bad it is only one...More

Thank gweedetravel49301
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Despite the cold, wet weather, we really liked this event. We arrived a bit late due to rain, wind so we saw 5 houses. Not sure we would have had the stamina for all of them and a long day. Would be good if they...More

Thank travelingirlfrompa
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19 August 2016|
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Response from rwhames | Reviewed this property |
Probably not but maybe under the following circumstance. If attending as a couple you could have one person go into the shop to buy the tickets while the other waited outside with the dog. Walking down the street would not... More
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26 July 2015|
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Response from OneHappyFamily1 | Reviewed this property |
Try contacting the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust (312) 994-4000. This Chicago based non-profit is dedicated to the vision of FLW and schedules the renown annual FLW House Walk. They sponsor numerous other programs, public FLW... More
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