ULTIMATE PLUS (May 18-21, 2017) is your all-access ticket to exclusive, one-of-a kind architecture and design experiences over an extraordinary Wright-centered weekend. The 3-night package includes:
- Invitation-only Wright Night at Chicago’s renowned Rookery Building
- Private Passage to Wright’s Chicago – an exclusive-access day tour
- Fast Pass (no waiting in line) to the all-day Wright Plus 150 Housewalk
- Private luncheon at Oak Park’s historic Nineteenth Century Club
- Exclusively Wright DinnersSM – gourmet dining at a private Wright-designed residence
- Deluxe hotel stay at the historic Carleton of Oak Park
- Transportation to and from all events
|ULTIMATE PLUS TICKET||FLWT Member||Non-member|
|January 3 – May 20, 2017||$2,500||$2,650|
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Thursday, May 18, 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Start your Wright Plus 150 experience with an elegant reception in the stunning 1905 Wright-designed light court of The Rookery Building in downtown Chicago's historic financial district. Enjoy a private tour of the library where Daniel Burnham and colleagues hatched plans for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition, and the rarely seen vault containing architectural artifacts from the building. Mingle with fellow Ultimate Plus guests, Wright enthusiasts and VIP guests at this invitation-only reception and silent auction.
Private Passage to Wright’s Chicago
Friday, May 19, 9 am to 6 pm
Trace the evolution of Frank Lloyd Wright’s work in Chicago, birthplace of the Prairie style, with private guided tours in landmark buildings, including the Isidore H. Heller House, an early Wright mansion, and Wright’s modern masterpiece, the Frederick C. Robie House. At the sumptuous Avery Coonley Estate, tour the main house and grounds with the owners and learn about their meticulous restoration work. Be the first to see the Coonley House Bedroom Wing, which has not been open to the public for many years. Breakfast, lunch and transportation included. Ultimate Plus Exclusive.
Wright Plus 150SM Housewalk & Luncheon
Saturday, May 20, 9 am to 5 pm
With your Fast Pass, walk right into each Wright Plus 150 home without waiting in line. Enjoy a private luncheon at the historic Nineteenth Century Club. Tour Wright’s Thomas Gale House (1892), open exclusively for Ultimate Plus guests and FLWT members. Enjoy the reserved rest area.
Exclusively Wright DinnersSM
Saturday, May 20, 6:30 to 10:30 pm
Join current owners in their Frank Lloyd Wright home and dine on exquisite cuisine prepared by an acclaimed chef in the Harry S. Adams House (1913) and the Peter A. Beachy House (1906). The evening includes private tours and cocktails, capped by a gourmet dinner. Transportation provided from the Carleton of Oak Park.
Gourmet Breakfast and Airport Transfer
Sunday, May 21
Enjoy a gourmet breakfast at the hotel. Your transportation to O’Hare airport is arranged by us. Enjoy memories of a spectacular weekend.
Reserve your space now for Chicago's Ultimate Wright experience.
Questions about Ultimate Plus? Contact Lise Braithwaite.