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2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House Tour

Lawrence Technological University, College of Architecture and Design
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Sep 15 12:00PM - 12:50PM

TOURS AVAILABLE ON THE 3rd SATURDAY OF THE MONTH FROM MAY THROUGH OCTOBER, EXCLUDING AUGUST.

AUGUST TOURS WILL BE ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018.

The first Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house to be built in the Detroit metropolitan area, the Gregor S. & Elizabeth B. Affleck House represents one of the finest examples of the architects Usonian style, the last great period of Wrights career. Designed to exist in harmony with the homes site and nature, the Affleck House was a part of Wrights attempt to meet the need for low-cost housing for the average American.

Adult ticket cost is $25.00. Child/Student ticket cost is $15.00. Ticket sales will end two days prior to the tour date. Regular tours are offered at 11 AM, 12 PM and 1 PM. Click the 'Select A Date' button above to reserve tickets for one of these time slots.

The 2 PM tour is an extended version of our regular tour, geared toward Frank Lloyd Wright aficionados or those with a background in architecture, although anyone is welcome to join. Click here for further details:


Eventbrite - 2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House - Deeper Dive Tour


On selected dates, we will offer a special tour focused on the connection between the house and landscape. Please click for additional details:


Eventbrite - 2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House - House and Landscape Design Tour


Due to the historical status and intimate nature of the house, many rooms and passageways are very narrow and therefore the house is not wheelchair accessible. Limited photography, for personal use only, is permitted. In consideration of other guests,we ask that you use handheld cameras only. Tripods and flash photography are prohibited.

Please note: Low-heeled, comfortable shoes are recommended. This tour will involve walking and can include both paved and unpaved terrain. The event will be offered rain or shine, please dress for the weather.

Group Tours are available for groups of12 or larger. Please contact Tami Stanko, Administrative Assistant, College of Architecture and Design at Lawrence Technological University for further information: tstanko@ltu.edu; 248.204.2800.

Spend the day in Bloomfield Hills and plan a visit to the Frank Lloyd Wright Smith House located just a few minutes away. For Smith House information and tour reservations visit:http://www.cranbrookartmuseum.org/tours/frank-lloyd-wright-smith-house/

FAQs

Can I purchase a ticket at the door?

Advance ticket purchase is required.


When should I get there?

Please arrive 10 minutes in advance of your tour time to check in. Tours begin promptly at your designated start time.


Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Children ages 8 and above are permitted on the Affleck House tour.


What are my parking options?

Parking at or near Affleck House is limited to a few spots on Bloomfield Woods Ct and some parallel parking on Scenic Oaks Dr N. We recommend carpooling as much as possible.

What can I bring into the event?

Handheld cameras and small bags are permitted. Tripods are not permitted.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Tami Stanko, Administrative Assistant, College of Architecture and Design at Lawrence Technological University for further information: tstanko@ltu.edu; 248.204.2800.

What's the refund policy?

Please contact Tami Stanko, Administrative Assistant, College of Architecture and Design at Lawrence Technological University for further information: tstanko@ltu.edu; 248.204.2800.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You do not need to bring your ticket. A list will be used to verify your purchase.


Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Please contact Tami Stanko, Administrative Assistant, College of Architecture and Design at Lawrence Technological University for further information: tstanko@ltu.edu; 248.204.2800.


Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

We should be able to accommodate ticket changes. Please contact Tami Stanko, Administrative Assistant, College of Architecture and Design at Lawrence Technological University for details: tstanko@ltu.edu; 248.204.2800.


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2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House - House and Landscape Design Tour

2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House - House and Landscape Design Tour

Apr 15 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Emphasizing the connection between the house and the landscape at the Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House, we are pleased to offer the House and Landscape Design tour for two days this spring.The Gregor…
 
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2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House - House and Landscape Design Tour

2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House - House and Landscape Design Tour

May 12 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Emphasizing the connection between the house and the landscape at the Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House, we are pleased to offer the House and Landscape Design tour for two days this spring.The Gregor…
 
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Endorsed by Curators:
2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Affleck House Tour

May 19 12:00PM - 12:50PM
TOURS AVAILABLE ON THE 3rd SATURDAY OF THE MONTH FROM MAY THROUGH OCTOBER, EXCLUDING AUGUST. AUGUST TOURS WILL BE ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018.The first Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house to be built…