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Bus Trip: Frank Lloyd Wright's Oak Park

Event Type: Adult Program
Date: 3/20/2013
Start Time: 7:45 AM
End Time: 3:15 PM
Description:
 Explore the rich history of Oak park, IL and one of its greatest influences, Frank Lloyd Wright. Our group will enjoy a fascinating tour of his home and studio and see where he developed his famous "Prairie Style" of architecture. Led by a guide of the Wright Preservation Trust, you'll see the building exactly how it existed in 1909. Following the home and studio tour, enjoy a riding tour of Oak Park and the Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District. We'll also see the Ernest Hemingway birthplace, Oak Park River Forest High School, and stop for a guided tour of the Frank Lloyd Wright Unity Temple, which he designed in 1905 with a new revolutionary design for religious architecture. We end our tour with a fantastic lunch in Oak Park at I1 Vicolo Italian Restaurant. $77 tickets available at the Registration/Information Desk.

Contact: Jill Derkits
Contact Number: 847-439-0447 x 226