Let our Group Tours Department assist you in planning an itinerary for your group of 10 or more. We offer tours of the Chicago area’s most famous Frank Lloyd Wright sites: his first Home and Studio in Oak Park; the Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District in Oak Park; the Frederick C. Robie House in the Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago and The Rookery Light Court in downtown Chicago.

  • All tours are led by trained guides.
  • Groups are requested to book 30-60 days ahead
  • Length of visit can be customized
  • Combinations of tours can be customized
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Tours of the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio in Oak Park

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio living roomGuided Interior Tour
Frank Lloyd Wright used his first home to experiment with design concepts that contain the seeds of his architectural philosophy. In his adjacent studio, Wright and his associates developed a new American architecture - the Prairie style. Trained interpreters offer insights into Wright's family life and architectural career.

Tours available daily.
Tour length: 60 minutes.

 

Home and StudioHistoric Neighborhood Walking Tour
Oak Park is home to the world's largest collection of Wright-designed buildings. Discover the development of Wright's style between 1889 and 1909, and trace the evolution of American residential architecture as trained interpreters guide you through the Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District surrounding the Home and Studio.

Tours available daily.
Tour length: 60 minutes (guided); 45 minutes (self-guided).

Oak Park-River Forest Step-on Guide Tour for Motorcoach
Explore the architectural delights of Oak Park and River Forest from the comfort of your motorcoach. Our expert guide joins your coach group at the Home and Studio to offer a tour of historic Oak Park and River Forest, featuring structures designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and his contemporaries.

Limited availability.
Tour length: 60 minutes.

Tours of Frederick C. Robie House in Chicago

Robie House InglenookGuided Interior Tour
Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House is both a masterpiece of the Prairie style and an icon of modern architecture. Trained interpreters offer insights into the amazingly contemporary spaces Wright designed over a hundred years ago.

Tours available Thursday – Monday.
Tour length: 45-60 minutes.

Robie House Twilight Tour and Reception
An architectural masterpiece is the venue and you are on the guest list. Gather with friends as the Robie House comes to life at twilight. Discover the celebrated spaces of Wright’s renowned masterpiece of modernism while enjoying drinks, light hors d’oeuvres, and a festive, casual atmosphere.

Academic Days at Robie House
The Robie House may be reserved by professors and educators for a class lecture, tour, sketching session, or other educational activity. Must be prearranged through Group Tours. 

Available Tuesdays and Wednesdays only.

Book the Robie House as the venue for your next event.

Tour of The Rookery in Chicago

The Rookery LightcourtGuided Tour - Rookery Light Court
Set in the heart of Chicago’s financial district, Daniel Burnham and John Root’s 1888 Rookery Building is a Chicago landmark, containing one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most dramatic interior compositions – a luminous and brilliantly articulated central light court. In 1905, Wright was commissioned to remodel the Rookery light court and lobbies. He realized a stunning balance between Burnham & Root’s ornamental ironwork and his own vision to create a spectacular environment. The Burnham Library is not available for group tours.

Tours available Monday – Friday.
Tour length: 30 minutes.

 
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