If you go
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio Tour: 951 Chicago Ave., Oak Park, Ill., www.gowright.org or 312-994-4000. Tours offered daily 11 a.m.-4 p.m. (except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s) weekends every 20 minutes, weekdays hourly and 20 minutes past the hour (September-December schedule). Tour lasts 45-60 minutes. Adults, $15; students and seniors, $12. Self-guided audio walking tours of historic district are $15 (weekends on a limited basis with live tour guides), $10 if combined with studio and home tour.
Hemingway Museum and Birthplace: 200 N. Oak Park Ave. and 339 Oak Park Ave., Oak Park, Ill., www.ehfop.org/ or 708-524-5383. Open daily, Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday-Friday 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Adults $10 (both museum and home), $8 for ages 65 and over, college students with ID and children 6-18.
Getting there: Oak Park is about 10 miles (17 kilometers) west of Chicago. Accessible by Chicago blue and green elevated rail lines, the Union Pacific West Line Metro train, and by bus, www.oak-park.us/ or www.visitoakpark.com. Combination tickets available to visit Hemingway and Wright sites.