BURNHAM BLOCK – Frank Lloyd Wright – American System-Built Homes

Architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s American System-Built Homes on the historic Burnham Block will be celebrating its 100th Anniversary (1916-2016). Stop in for a tour, learn about its 100 year history, its special architectural designs and the restoration in progress to return the block of six homes, two bungalows and 4 duplexes, to their original appearance. Mr. Wright took special interest in creating architect-designed affordable homes, with the American System-Built Homes an early example of prefabricated housing. Special attractions and exhibits will be featured as part of our 100th Celebration.

Special events for the 100th Anniversary include:
    -Frank Lloyd Wright B1 American System-Built Home  – FREE tours of the Museum Bungalow for everyone
    -Frank Lloyd Wright C3 Bungalow – awaiting restoration – Fundraiser – $10.00 per person or $5.00 for students over 16
    -Model 2 Flat C Duplex – Displays of Lego architectural designs, scale models of Frank Lloyd Wright sites, Video of the last trolley ride through the Burnham neighborhood – donations suggested
   -Frank LLoyd Wright Book Sale
    -Gift Shop – Burnham Block items
    -Silent/Secret Auction of Frank Lloyd Wright related items
    -Music Performance – Access Contemporary Music
    -Items that will portray life in the 1916 era

Building Info :

2714 W. Burnham Street
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
4:30 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
4:30 p.m.
Frank Lloyd Wright 1916
Not handicapped accessible