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Stockman House Museum

530 1st Street NE, Mason City, IA 50401
+1 641-423-1923
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Beautifully Restored

This is a wonderful example of a Frank Lloyd Wright house designed for a somewhat middle class... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Huntington Beach, California
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I Could Live in this FLW House

We enjoy visiting Frank Lloyd Wright homes and have been to many. I highly recommend this house to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Madison, Alabama
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This is the only Prairie Style Frank Lloyd Wright House open to the public in Iowa. We have regularly scheduled tours seven days a week from May thru October. Tour by appointment available November thru April.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 12:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
530 1st Street NE, Mason City, IA 50401
+1 641-423-1923
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful example of a Frank Lloyd Wright house designed for a somewhat middle class family at the time. Very usable space and a somewhat open floor plan which can be unusual for his designs. It is a lovely home and if a...More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoy visiting Frank Lloyd Wright homes and have been to many. I highly recommend this house to everyone, including seasoned FLW "groupies". We enjoyed the intimate tour of the house. Tour sizes are limited to 8 people. The site also has a lovely visitor...More

Thank RedClayRambler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so lucky to be a very small group of four on the tour. The docent was very informed and pleasant. She and her husband both volunteer and are very knowledgeable. The tour takes an hour which includes a short, informative video. We have...More

Thank RLandDL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter was home for a visit and we made a day trip to Mason City. We toured both the Stockman House and the Historic Park Inn Hotel and found both very interesting. I would like to return for an overnight stay in the hotel...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had driven by Mason City and seen the sign for the Stockman House a number of times, always wondering what could be there in the middle of (almost) no-where. What's there is a well-loved and well fought-for example of Wright at a smaller, more...More

Thank rexann b
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Purchase tickets for tours at the interpretive center, which has nice displays of the Stockman home and other historical houses in Mason City. View a 10-minute video presentation about Frank Lloyd Wright and the Stockman's. Then walk to the house for a guided tour, which...More

1  Thank Leonard S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

There were about seven of us on the 11:00 tour on a Wednesday. The husband and wife team in the visitor center have an appreciation and knowledge of the architecture that makes them excellent docents for the 1-hour tour. We’d arrived early enough to be...More

Thank Mack3065
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you're a Frank Lloyd Wright and happen to be in Mason City, you definitely should stop here. The guide we had on today's tour was extremely knowledgable and very interesting. My only suggestion is that they schedule the tours more than an hour apart...More

1  Thank Dini O
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Gary our docent was an excellent source of knowledge and insight on our tour. His love for and pride in this home and Mason City was very evident.

1  Thank Mkl1979
Reviewed 3 August 2017

A lovely home. The guide was very knowledgeable offering incite to historical building. It is a very unusual home in comparison to what you find today. Great experience

1  Thank HiltonHeadFisherman
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