Martin House Tour – Beginning July 1st

$22 / $20 seniors / $10 students / Free for members and children 8 & under

  • 1 hour, 15 minutes
  • Martin House (Now includes 2nd floor)
  • Pergola
  • Conservatory
  • Carriage House

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Experience the harmony of Wright’s nature-inspired architecture, the connections made between interior and exterior spaces, and the pioneering methods of construction used in this outstanding residential project.  Explore the home’s beauty, described as a “domestic symphony,” which includes prime examples of Wright-designed furniture, art glass, and light fixtures.

There is stair-climbing, considerable walking, and standing involved on this tour.
For guests who use a wheelchair: We are unable to accommodate a wheelchair on the second floor and the pergola. We have an optional short film that highlights these spaces.
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Martin House Plus Tour – Beginning July 1st

$45 / $41 seniors / $25 students / $23 members

  • 2 hours
  • All spaces on Martin House Tour
  • Barton House
  • Gardener’s Cottage

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In addition to the spaces visited on the Martin House tour, the Plus Tour takes visitors inside the additional Wright-designed residences on the estate. Explore the Barton House, the first Prairie house built on the site for Martin’s sister and her family, and the Gardener’s Cottage, where you will see Wright’s concept for affordable housing beautifully executed. Along the way, your docent will expand on the Martin/Wright story to provide a more detailed context for these architectural masterpieces.

There is stair-climbing, considerable walking, and standing involved on this tour. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Two-hour tours are not intended for children under the age of 8.

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Landscape Tour

$30 / $25 members

  • 1 hour, 30 minutes
  • Historic Landscape
  • Gardener’s Cottage
  • Conservatory
  • Carriage House

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Explore more than 27,000 sf of planting beds over the 1.5-acre Martin House estate during the seasonal Landscape Tour.

This docent-led tour experience will inspire visitors with an understanding of how the unique landscape, one of the finest examples of Wright’s desire to integrate nature and design, was also a testament to Darwin and Isabelle Martin’s love of gardening. The docents have extensive knowledge and a shared enthusiasm for the beautiful property.

Please note that this 90-minute tour is primarily outside, so be sure to plan ahead for the weather. This tour will take place rain or shine from late May through mid-October.

This tour does not enter the Martin House. 

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Twilight Behind-the-Scenes Tour

$30 / $25 members

  • 2 hours
  • Barton House
  • Martin House
  • Pergola
  • Conservatory
  • Carriage House

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When the sun goes down, and the lights come up in the pergola, the seasonal Twilight Behind-the-Scenes Tour provides a whole new sense of drama. The estate is breathtaking at twilight, and it gets even better when you add the exploration of a few areas not visited on any other tour offering. Ever want to see the lower level of the Martin House? This is just one of the spaces you will experience.

This docent-led tour begins at the Barton House. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Twilight tours are not intended for children under the age of 8.

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Photography Tour

Dates coming soon!

  • 1 hour, 15 minutes
  • Martin House
  • Pergola
  • Conservatory
  • Carriage House

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Enjoy an intimate Martin House experience with a small group on our Photography Tour.

On this specialty tour, photography is allowed inside the home for personal use only. Please note that tripods, flash, and camera bags are not permitted.

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Self-Guided Martin House Tour – June

$15 / $10 students / Free for members and children 8 & under

  • Martin House (1st floor)
  • Pergola
  • Conservatory
  • Carriage House

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Enjoy a unique opportunity to explore at your own pace during a self-guided tour offered Thursday through Sunday from 1-4pm.  Docents will be on hand to answer your questions during your journey.

Visitors will select a 30-minute time slot when purchasing a ticket to help manage the number of guests inside at one time. Guests are allowed to enter during any point during that half hour slot. Please review all of our safety guidelines before purchasing your ticket.

The tour is not wheelchair accessible.

The Museum Store, located inside the carriage house, will be open for shopping.

Please call 716.856.3858 during regular business hours if you are interested in a private Martin House Plus Tour. There is limited availability for this tour option.

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Self-Guided Martin House Tour – July/August

$15 / $10 students / Free for members and children 8 & under

  • Martin House (1st floor)
  • Pergola
  • Conservatory
  • Carriage House

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Enjoy a unique opportunity to explore at your own pace during a self-guided tour offered Thursdays from 4-7pm.  Docents will be on hand to answer your questions during your journey.

Visitors will select a 30-minute time slot when purchasing a ticket to help manage the number of guests inside at one time. Guests are allowed to enter during any point during that half hour slot. Please review all of our safety guidelines before purchasing your ticket.

The tour is not wheelchair accessible.

The Museum Store, located inside the carriage house, will be open for shopping.

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Wright Night

Workshop cost will vary / Optional self-guided tour $15 / $10 students / Free for members and children 8 & under

  • Workshops held at various locations on the estate
  • Optional tour includes:
    • Martin House (1st floor)
    • Pergola
    • Conservatory
    • Carriage House

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Join us for these community events throughout the year featuring a different activity, some requiring registration. The option to purchase a self-guided tour is also available.

Details about each event will be listed on our event calendar. We will be adding to the schedule as we move throughout the year, so please check back often.

The tour is wheelchair accessible. Contact us at [email protected] for accessibility information about specific activities.

The Museum Store, located inside the carriage house, will be open for shopping.

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Virtual Martin House Tour

$12 / $10 for members

  • 45 minutes
  • Martin House (1st floor)
  • Pergola
  • Conservatory

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Join us for a live virtual exploration of the Martin House from the comfort of your home. Using the Zoom platform, the virtual tours will often have a specific theme to allow participants to experience Martin House through a different lens.

Questions can be posed to the docent by using the chat function to create an engaging experience for all participants. Only one ticket needs to be purchased per device. Ticket sales typically close two hours prior to the live event.

Virtual tours will be back on our schedule in the fall. Stay tuned for more!

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Private Tour

$500

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You and up to 7 guests can experience Wright’s Buffalo masterpiece during an intimate and leisurely tour led by a member of our senior staff.

Explore the six buildings on the Martin House estate with ample time for a personalized, one-of-a-kind experience. This is the perfect gift for the Frank Lloyd Wright aficionado who has everything, for that once-in-a-lifetime visit, or to thank someone for something special.

Photography is allowed. Schedule this tour at a time mutually agreeable to your party and the Martin House staff.

Please contact us at [email protected] or 716.856.3858.

Upcoming Events

From family fun days to engaging lectures to craft beer tastings, we encourage you to visit our event calendar throughout the year for information about the festive happenings at Martin House.

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Free Martin House Tours

Just one of the many benefits of membership.