Let's Be Perfectly Frank (Lloyd Wright)

10431465 10152894882710662 6750883681959393563 n
1 sections and 3 activities Icon location Dunbar, PA 15431, USA
$3 Sign Up

There are few places one can travel and experience magnificent designs by a world-renowned architect. The Laurel Highlands proudly showcases three of Frank Lloyd Wright's impressive works amidst our natural landscape.

A Lesson in Architecture

Three of the classic works of Frank Lloyd Wright, viewable in a single day.

Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater®

Icon location Fallingwater, 1491 Mill Run Rd, Mill Run, PA 15464, USA
Icon link View Website

In 1935 a prominent retail family, the Kauffmanns of Pittsburgh, commissioned Frank Lloyd Wright to design their seasonal retreat. Their request was to build the home into a mountain setting with a view of the waterfall.

1000008

Frank Lloyd Wright's Kentuck Knob

Icon location Kentuck Knob, 723 Kentuck Rd, Chalkhill, PA 15421, USA
Icon link View Website

The House on Kentuck Knob was completed in 1956 for friends of the Kauffmanns, the Hagan family, owners of a local dairy farm. Impressed by Wright's Fallingwater®, they enlisted his genius to design a home onto their land on the mountain.

Kentuck knob

Frank Lloyd Wright's Duncan House at Polymath Park

Icon location 187 Evergreen Ln, Acme, PA 15610, USA
Icon link View Website

Transported from its original location, Lisle, Illinois, this house is one of Wright's first pre-fabricated designs. It was reconstructed near the Blum and Balter houses, both designed by Frank Lloyd Wright's apprentice, Peter Berndston.

5d51e91dbf9852c897526f920294e031