The Dana-Thomas House is open for tours 9 AM - 4 PM, Wednesday through Sunday each week, closed every Monday and Tuesday. Tours are given approximately every twenty minutes and last about an hour. We suggest that you allow 1.5 hours time for your total site visit. When traveling from long distances we also suggest arriving prior to 3 PM to be certain that tours are not filled for the day. The suggested donation is Adults/$10, Children/$5 and Families/$15.

Specialty Tours are lead by veteran tour guides, providing guests more time to appreciate Frank Lloyd Wright's work and enjoy timeless stories about the famous architect. These special tours last approximately two hours.

Attention to Detail -- offers an in-depth look at the career of Frank Lloyd Wright and the restoration of the house, such as the elaborate process used to finish the home's distinct architectural frieze.

Of Glass and Wood -- focuses exclusively on the house's art glass and hand-made oak furniture.

Wright Concepts -- explains the design principles behind Wright's "Prairie School" architecture.

For any additional inquiries regarding tours, please call the site at(217)782-6776

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"I have never wanted to be finished. I have never wanted to feel that what I have done was the best I could do ... I have to be careful of that because that is poison to the creative spirit."

Frank Lloyd Wright
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