Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio
During Wright’s 20 years in Oak Park, he designed a whole heap of houses. Moore House is particularly noteworthy. First built in 1895,...
Ernest Hemingway Museum
Despite Hemingway calling Oak Park a ‘village of wide lawns and narrow minds,’ the town still pays homage to him at the Ernest Hemingway...
To see the array of animals Hemingway likely shot and killed on his famed hunting expeditions, head southwest from Oak Park to the...
Lonely Planet review
To get inside a Wright-designed dwelling, you’ll need to visit the Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio at the corner of Forest and Chicago Aves. Tours generally take place between 11am and 3pm daily (a bit later in summer), every 20 minutes or so. The hour-long walk-through reveals a fascinating place, filled with the details that made Wright’s style distinctive.