8 Frank Lloyd Wright buildings are now UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Taliesin West was architect Frank Lloyd Wright's winter home

Eight. Count them. Eight examples of Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture are now part of  the UNESCO World Heritage List. Although Wright created 449 structures during his lifetime, these eight made the list because they are exceptional examples of his work as arguably the most influential American architect of all time. Additionally, these properties are fully committed to the task of upholding the strict preservation and heritage standards that being designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site requires. Lucky for us, many of these sites have visiting hours and are eager for you to see for yourself the profound influence Frank Lloyd Wright had on the evolution of architecture around the world. 

Fallingwater

Mill Run, Pennsylvania

Book a private car from Pittsburg to visit Fallingwater.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

New York, New York

Get your skip-the-line access to  Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.  The museum is open seven days a week.

Frederick C. Robie House

Chicago, Illinois

You can tour the Frederick C. Robie House Thursday – Monday, 10 am – 3 pm.

 

Unity Temple

Oak Park, Illinois

Tours to Unity Temple are available Monday – Thursday 9 am – 5 pm, Friday 9 am – 4 pm, Saturday 9 am – 12 pm.

Taliesin

Spring Green, Wisconsin

Taliesin Preservation offers a variety of tours of the Taliesin estate in Spring Green, Wisconsin. Tours often sell out, so book well in advance of your preferred tour date. 

Herbert and Katherine Jacobs House

Madison, Wisconsin

Jacob’s House is a private residence no tours are available here. You can drive to the residence and view it from the outside.

Taliesin West

Scottsdale, Arizona

A variety of tours are available at Taliesin West. Reservations are recommended because tours fill up fast.

Hollyhock House

Los Angeles, California

The Hollyhock House is open Thursday through Sunday from 11am to 4pm (with last entrance at 3:30pm). Admission to the house costs $7 for adults and $3 for seniors and students.

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