Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center

750 Frank Lloyd Wright Way
Lakeland, FL 33801- Map It
Phone: (863) 680-4597

AAA Editor Notes

Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center is on the Florida Southern College campus at 750 Frank Lloyd Wright Way. Visitors may take a guided tour of Wright buildings that includes two chapels, a science building with a planetarium and a theater in the round. Wright's restored Waterdome is a huge circular pool ringed with fountains. The collection is said to be the largest single-site installation of Wright-designed structures in the world. The Usonian house holds more than a dozen pieces of furniture designed by Wright. Visitors also may go on a self-guiding tour. Behind-the-scenes and archive tours also are available. Guided tours are available.
Guided tours $7 (Usonian house); $20 (basic); $35 (in depth).
Hours: Daily 9:30-4:30. Usonian house tour departs on the hour and half-hour. One-hour basic tour departs at 10, noon and 2. Two-hour in-depth tour departs at 10:30 and 1. Reservations are recommended for guided tours. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.