When the sun goes down, and the lights come up in the Garden Room, Living Room and Courtyard, tours at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Laurent House take on a whole new sense of beauty and drama. The House is breathtaking at twilight, showing off the cast of the FLW designed lighting in a unique, ambient glow.
Visitors are welcome to a Twilight Tour, Aug. 20, beginning at the Loves Park City Hall, 100 Heart Blvd., where participants will be taken by shuttle to the Laurent House on nearby Spring Brook Road.
Before the tour begins, participants may enjoy a glass of wine, beer or a soft drink, along with an assortment of delicious appetizers on the grounds of the Laurent House. Guides for the evening will include Laurent House Foundation Executive Director, Susan Barnes, board members, and local architects who will provide an in-depth, detailed architectural tour of this wonderful and unique home.
Cost is $50, including tour, appetizers, beverages and shuttle service. Check-in is at 6:30 p.m. For reservations call 815-877-2952 or visit laurenthouse.com. If tour goers are unable to use the handicapped accessible shuttle other accommodations can be made. Please note that public restrooms are not available onsite at the Laurent House.
–Laurent House Foundation