Taliesin West Receives National Acclaim as Travel Destination
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Apr 7, 2017
Taliesin West, Frank Lloyd Wright’s winter home and laboratory in Scottsdale, Arizona, welcomes over 100,000 visitors each year. National news organizations have joined the discussion about what makes this National Historic Landmark so extraordinary. Explore the articles below to learn more about what Taliesin West offers to visitors from around the world, and plan your trip today!
“Taliesin West warrants repeat visits at different times of the day and during different seasons to really appreciate the astonishing way he used nature itself to create human masterpieces.” – Lois Alter Mark, Travel Expert
“If you’re a fan of mid-century modern architecture, then Taliesin West is definitely a place you’ll want to visit.” – Tomeka Jones, CNN
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“Walk around the grounds while taking in the amazing views of Scottsdale and Camelback Mountain. It’ll be an experience to remember!” – Lindsey E Keeler, AFAR Local Expert
“Immerse yourself in the World According to Frank on a guided visit of his office, private residence, garden room, performance spaces and drafting studio, where he designed the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in Manhattan. And, yes, you can sit on the furniture.” – Andrea Sachs, Washington Post
“Considered one of the most radical architects in history, Wright used revolutionary building technologies and materials and experimented with using the natural landscape as part of his designs.” – Rocky Casale, Travel + Leisure
Travel + Leisure suggests spending your Sunday visiting Taliesin West as part of the “perfect three-day weekend in Phoenix.”
“Taliesin West continues to function as an educational home for today’s architects of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture (the program’s other location is at Taliesin in Wisconsin). And it remains to be a site of visitors’ admiration, as the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation conducts tours and offers insights into the life, works and teachings of the architect.” – Kimberly Gunning, WhereTraveler
Architizer gives Facebook users live tour of Taliesin West
Thousands of viewers from around the world tuned in to get a live look at Frank Lloyd Wright’s winter home and desert laboratory.
Watch the video now on the right.