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First Unitarian Meeting House of Madison

900 University Bay Dr, Madison, WI 53705-2298
+1 608-233-9774
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A fascinating tour to a Frank Loyd Wright building in current use

The First Unitarian Meeting House of Madison was designed by Frank Loyd Wright, famous architect... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David2064
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Kingsport, Tennessee
Great tour - fascinating history

Went to just take some pictures and ended up going on the hour-long tour. Super interesting facts... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dawn F
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900 University Bay Dr, Madison, WI 53705-2298
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The First Unitarian Meeting House of Madison was designed by Frank Loyd Wright, famous architect. It is an excellent example of many of his building's typical traits: natural materials, simple design, open spaces, "compression" in the entryway, opening up to a large, expansive space inside....More

Thank David2064
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to just take some pictures and ended up going on the hour-long tour. Super interesting facts about the property, Wright, Madison, and the church were presented. It was a great experience.

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We toured this Frank Lloyd Wright designed church and had a wonderful, knowledgeable tour guide. Worth a visit.

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Missed tour, but still got to see inside main room. Beautiful architecture and use of space. Addition complemented main building

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Part of the Frank Lloyd Wright trail in Wisconsin and worth the visit. Be sure to check the schedule so you can take a guided tour. Some of the ceiling in the church are in need of repair, but a must see for FLW fans.

Thank David K
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My husband and I visited and had a personal, 1:1 tour. It's amazing that Frank Lloyd Wright designed this beautiful building and it's still in use.

Thank Greengal06
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

If you are a fan of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture, you will enjoy this church. We happened to stop just as a docent was starting a tour. We happily joined the group of four people and were led through the building by a very knowledgable...More

Thank margeb30
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Disclaimer: I grew up in this meeting house when it was new. Weathered and troubled now, it remains magnificent, expressing so many of Wright's deepest held beliefs about art and nature and what a spiritual place should be. It is an expressive building, a must...More

Thank 812marshac
Reviewed 24 May 2017

There are two levels to this historical structure. The first is simply the way it looks. From the sidewalk in front, it looks as though the prow of a ship is emerging from an earthen sea. The inside is equally interesting, a combination of massive...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Didnt know there was an official tour. Just came in through the atrium entrance and walked through the church. Happened to meet up with the tour group. Gave them a donation but did not stay around for the tour as is was an hour long...More

Thank whitewch
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