All spring Mornings with the Professors lectures, Academy of Seniors classes and the Classroom Journey bus trip have been cancelled. Refunds will be issued to those who have pre-registered for these offerings. We do not have a timeframe at this point as to when people will receive those refunds due to employees working from home.
Information about future programs will be shared here when it becomes available.
To learn more about ISU’s efforts regarding COVID-19, visit coronavirus.illinoisstate.edu.
Tuesday, May 12
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Enjoy guided tours of Frank Lloyd Wright’s first Home, where he experimented with design concepts, and the adjacent Studio, where the Prairie style was developed. Then, just three blocks away, take a guided tour of Unity Temple, designed in the Oak Park Studio and considered the greatest public building of Wright’s Prairie era. Unity Temple made known a new era of innovation in modern architecture. A historic neighborhood driving tour will feature the exteriors of a rich selection of Wright-designed structures.
Wear comfortable shoes for walking and climbing stairs. Some upper floors are accessible only by stairs, no elevator.
Price includes transportation, site admission fees, tour fees, snacks, lunch at Caffe De Luca and a boxed dinner for the bus ride home.
$110.00 for members | $125.00 for non-members
Bus will depart from ISU’s Office of Parking and Transportation lot, 709 N. Main St., Normal.