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Frank Lloyd Wright Trust Tours

209 S La Salle St, The Rookery Light Court, Chicago, IL 60604-1219
+1 312-994-4000
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Great well-paced all day trip to some of FLW's gems

I took this trip since it seemed to include the most attractions for one price. I believe it was... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Beachkidboy
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Long Beach/Los Angeles
A must for anybody interested in FLW

This was an all day tour including lunch. It started at The Rookery, which although not designed by... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
leonie32
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Jersey C.i.
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209 S La Salle St, The Rookery Light Court, Chicago, IL 60604-1219
Downtown / The Loop

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I took this trip since it seemed to include the most attractions for one price. I believe it was $150 for a seven hour tour which also included lunch. It included two guides as well as a representative of the FLW Trust. We started at...More

Thank Beachkidboy
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This was an all day tour including lunch. It started at The Rookery, which although not designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, had been refurbished by him so any FLW followers would recognise the architectural traits of the architect. The tour then went out to Oak...More

Thank leonie32
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I enjoyed this basic tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's home and studio. This was my first introduction to Wright and his work and this one-hour tour was informative and interesting. The place was jam-packed on the day we visited. Still, group sizes were limited appropriately....More

2  Thank JDP04154
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We did the three hour tour of the house and studio plus a walk through the neighborhood ending at Unity Church. Our guide , Felix was very knowledgable and personable. After the house and studio tour we had a fifteen minute break to sit down...More

Thank PLan977
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The volunteer guide was very knowledgable and gave us lots of interesting facts about this FLW refurbishment. The Trust gave us their all but because I found the work uninspiring it left me disappointed

1  Thank Ianivichi
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The self guided tour of the neighborhood is interesting if the weather is nice....they are not all FLW homes of course...just kind of a hodge podge of architecture....can only see the exterior of the homes. The guided tour of the FLW family home is interesting....sadly...More

Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This tour is great. The guides have wonderful knowledge of Wright and others that worked for him and are eager to share with you. We both thought it was an excellent tour and plan to do it again. The Robie House was our favorite.

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We were on the final all day weekday tour of the season and were very lucky to spend the day with the excellent volunteer tour guides. We visited The Rookery, the Wright home and studio, toured Oak Park by bus and visited Robie House. The...More

Thank andreagordon55
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely top notch tour of many FL Wright sites in several parts of Chicago. 3 superb guides for 5 people. A really nice lunch is included.

1  Thank mullaboy
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We did the 3 hour house, studio and Oak Park tour. The tour was excellent, led by an exceptional guide. The tour we selected only takes 10 guests which allows for a customized experience. I would do this tour again and highly recommend it.

Thank smarshyyz
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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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eelco1972
1 November 2017|
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Response from leonie32 | Reviewed this property |
As you have only a short time. I would suggest that you take a cab out to Oak Park where you can visit the museum and Unity Temple which are quite close to each other. The museum is actually one of his houses so a very good... More
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eelco1972
1 November 2017|
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Response from Beachkidboy | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion I would say his Home and Studio in Oak Park, or the Rhobie House in Hyde Park.
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