Located in a rural setting just northwest of Chicago, the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed
Muirhead Farmhouse is the only known farmhouse
designed and built by Wright during his lifetime.
The 3,200 sq. ft. home is an example of Wright's Usonian
architecture. Designed by Wright in 1950 and constructed
between 1951 and 1953, the Farmhouse underwent an extensive
restoration in 2003 and now remains in the care of the
Muirhead family. The
has been recognized by Kane County, the State of Illinois
and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The home is open for tours on select dates.
Group tours (16 or more) and Private tours can also be arranged by
contacting us at
email@example.com. Reservations are
required for all tours, minimum three-day advance booking. House Tour
Special Event - May 20th, 1-5 pm Open House
This event is held only once every two years and benefits
the Central Music Boosters.