Fallingwater Offers Free Admission to Fayette County Residents Nov. 19 and 21
Mon, Nov 1st 2010, 13:16. Filed under News Releases.
Mill Run, Pa. – November 1, 2010 – Residents of Fayette County will receive free admission to tour Fallingwater during its annual Fayette County Appreciation Days November 19 and 21.
Fayette County Days brings hundreds of local friends and neighbors to the Frank Lloyd Wright masterwork each year. In addition to touring the house, visitors are invited to explore the 5,100-acre Bear Run Nature Reserve and learn about volunteer opportunities.
Advance reservations for tours are essential to guarantee admittance. Please call 724-329-8501 for information and reservations.
Fayette County residents played an important role in Fallingwater’s history and remain actively involved in its ongoing preservation and stewardship. Residents of Fayette County helped to build Fallingwater, and today, numerous area residents serve as staff or volunteers at the world-renowned house museum.
Fayette County Days visitors interested in volunteering at Fallingwater may stop by an information table in the Visitors’ Center gallery. There, representatives will offer information about the range of volunteer opportunities available, as well as application forms.
About the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy (WPC) enhances the region’s quality of life by protecting and restoring exceptional places. A private, nonprofit conservation organization founded in 1932, WPC helped to establish ten state parks and has conserved nearly 229,000 acres of natural lands and waterways. The Conservancy owns and operates Fallingwater, the Frank Lloyd Wright house in Mill Run, Pa. that symbolizes people living in harmony with nature. In addition, WPC enriches our region’s cities and towns through 140 community gardens and greenspaces that are planted in 20 counties with the help of 11,000 volunteers. The work of the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is accomplished through the support of more than 11,000 members. For more information, visit WaterLandLife.org.
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