Free tours of Wright Home and Studio at Summer Open House

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Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, Oak Park Ill. (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1889/1898). Courtesy of Frank Lloyd Wright Trust. Photographer: Don Kalec

The Oak Park Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio (951 Chicago Ave.) will offer free tours on Friday, July 17, from 5-8 p.m., according to a press release from The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust.

The Summer Open House is being held to commemorate the 41st anniversary of the museum’s first public tour in 1974. The free event is appropriate for all ages – in addition to the highlights tour of the Home and Studio, there will be refreshments, an art project in the courtyard and a “photo op” with a cardboard cutout of Frank Lloyd Wright.

Entrance will be first-come, first serve, no reservations required.

The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust is a Chicago-based not-for-profit organization that provides public tours and educational programs at major Wright-designed structures, including his Home and Studio (1889/1898), in Oak Park, Ill.; The Rookery Light Court (1905) in the Chicago Loop; Unity Temple (1905-08) in Oak Park; the Frederick C. Robie House (1908-10) in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood; and Emil Bach House (1915) in Chicago’s Rogers Park neighborhood. For more information, visit flwright.org.

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  1. […] Free tours of Wright Home & Studio The Oak Park Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio (951 Chicago Ave.) will offer free tours on Friday, July 17, from 5-8 p.m. Admittance will be a first-come, first serve basis and the event is appropriate for all ages. Refreshments will be served and there will also be a “photo op” featuring a cardboard cutout of Frank Lloyd Wright. For more information, read the full article here. […]

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