TODAY IN THE MUSEUM
|Daily Collection Tour
Meet at the Information Center.
Explore the Museum's collection with an informative, docent-led tour, offered free to all visitors. The tour departs from the Information Center in Sculpture Hall and usually lasts about one hour.
|The Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park Annual Lecture
Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin Martin House-Saving a House, Saving a City
Jack Quinan, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, University at Buffalo (S.U.N.Y.)
Tuesday, May 3, 7:00 pm
The Farrell Auditorium. Free.
Advance tickets recommended.
As part of the Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park Annual Lecture Series, Quinan will discuss another work by the great architect. The Martin House, now recognized as one of Wright’s greatest early works, fell into disrepair and was partially demolished between 1937 and 1967, years during which the City of Buffalo itself was in drastic decline. This presentation will describe the events and circumstances by which the house was stabilized and restored and its impact on preservation consciousness in Buffalo, now a city on the rise.
All events in The Farrell Auditorium, including free events, are ticketed. Tickets are subject to availability. Tickets may be purchased or reserved in person at the Museum's Information Centers or through MetroTix at metrotix.com or 314.534.1111. All tickets purchased or reserved through MetroTix incur a service charge; the service charge is waived for tickets purchased at the Museum.
To learn about other events taking place at the Museum, visit the Calendar, This Week at the Museum, or our Program Guide.