Frank Lloyd Wright's' Martin House Complex
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MARTIN HOUSE+ TOUR (TWO-HOUR)Get TicketsView Schedule
MARTIN HOUSE+ TOUR (TWO-HOUR)

The Martin House + Tour will take you to all the spaces included on the Martin House Tour, plus the intimate, light and art-glass filled Bursar’s Office, the Ballroom in the lower level of the Martin House, and the second floor Master Bedroom. The tour will also visit the first floor of the Gardener's Cottage (1909) where you will see Wright's concept for affordable housing beautifully executed. Along the way your docent will expand on the Martin/Wright story to provide a more detailed context for this architectural masterpiece.

This tour is two-hours and is not wheelchair accessible: there is considerable walking, standing and stair-climbing involved. Part of the tour is outside. From time to a time a specific tour space in the Martin House may be unavailable due to ongoing restoration. An alternate space will be made available.

Adult $37, Senior $35, Student $33, Member $31

There is currently restoration work in progress on the second floor of the Martin House and it is not accessible to tours.

Reservations are strongly recommended due to the limited space on each guided tour.

MARTIN HOUSE TOUR (ONE-HOUR)Get TicketsView Schedule
MARTIN HOUSE TOUR (ONE-HOUR)

The Martin House Tour will introduce visitors to Frank Lloyd Wright’s innovative design concepts that defined his Prairie-style ideal.  A certified docent will lead guests through the primary first-floor rooms of the main Martin House, the pergola, conservatory, and the carriage house.  Experience the harmony of Wright’s nature-inspired architecture, the connections made between interior and exterior spaces, and the pioneering methods of construction used in this outstanding residential complex.  Explore the home’s beauty, described as a “domestic symphony,” which includes prime examples of Wright-designed furniture, art glass, and light fixtures.  Your tour will conclude at the Martin House Museum Store, where you will find an exceptional selection of gifts for you and your home. 

This tour is one-hour and is wheelchair accessible.*  There is stair-climbing, considerable walking, and standing involved on this tour. Part of the tour is outside.  From time to time a specific tour space in the Martin House may be unavailable due to ongoing restoration. An alternate space will be made available.

Adults $19, Senior $17, Student $14, Members complimentary

Reservations are strongly recommended due to the limited space on each guided tour.

* The maximum capacity of the wheelchair lift is 750# the maximum width of a wheelchair that can enter the Martin House is 30".

PHOTOGRAPHY+ TOUR (75 MINUTES)Get TicketsView Schedule
PHOTOGRAPHY+ TOUR (75 MINUTES)

Enjoy an intimate experience of the Martin House on our Photography+ Tour. Gain exclusive access to the home during our first tour of the day. Photography is allowed inside the home for personal use only. Please note that tripods, flash and camera bags are not permitted. Tours are limited to no more than 10 guests.

This tour is offered on the second Saturday of every month.  

Reservations are strongly recommended due to the limited space on each guided tour.

FAMILY TOURGet TicketsView Schedule
FAMILY TOUR

Family tours are a great way to introduce your school-aged students to the Martin House. All tours are led by a certified education docent and are geared towards younger visitors.

Family Tours are offered on the second Saturday of every month at 12:30 PM and are one-hour in length. This tour is wheelchair accessible* there is stair-climbing, considerable walking, and standing involved. Part of the tour is outside. From time to time a specific tour space in the Martin House may be unavailable due to ongoing restoration. An alternate space will be made available.

*Wheelchairs that are 30" or smaller are permitted inside the Martin House. The wheelchair lift capacity if 750 lbs total for the wheelchair and visitor.

Adults $15, Children Ages 8-17 $10, Children Under 8 Free

Reservations are strongly recommended due to the limited space on each guided tour.