LOS ANGELES – FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT
Languages available: EN ES
Customizable tour: Yes
Recommended group size per guide: 25
Duration: 4 hours
DESCRIPTION – Los Angeles: Frank Lloyd Wright
The great architect master Frank Lloyd Wright left part of his legacy in Los Angeles. The guided tour by our architect through Wright works in the city lasts four hours and transportation will be need. His son also built several buildings that we will see in the itinerary.
In this tour we will see different types of architecture, from homes to malls like the one Wright designed in the fifties in Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills. We will see the Hollyhock House in Hollywood, in its environment in Barnsdall Park. The tour will continue with a visit of “Los Feliz” where, in addition to the Griffith Observatory where you can see the city from above, and it is also known for James Dean’s movie “Rebel Without a Cause”, we will see three of the homes of Wright’s son: one that is known as “Jaws” (Sowden), the House “Samuels-Navarro” and the House Taggart. Furthermore, also in “Los Feliz”, we will visit the outside of the Charles Ennis House, which is being renovated, and it is famous for showing up in the movie “Blade Runner”.
The tour will continue through the hills of Hollywood so we will visit the exterior of the house Samuel Freeman (University Of Southern California) and John Storer House. We will continue walking by the Lloyd Wright’s Home and Studio up to Rodeo Drive to see his Anderton Court Shops.
The tour can be extended to see “La Miniatura” or Millard House in Pasadena; ask about our custom itineraries.