Designed by Louis Sullivan with assistance from his junior draftsman, Frank Lloyd Wright, the Charnley-Persky House (1891-1892) is recognized as a pivotal work of modern American architecture.

The National Historic Landmark building serves as the headquarters of the Society of Architectural Historians and is located in Chicago, Illinois.

Guided tours of the Charnley-Persky House are offered every Wednesday and Saturday.


Charnley-Persky House Conservation Management Plan Complete
October 18, 2017

Charnley-Persky House

On September 13 of this year, SAH celebrated the completion of a comprehensive conservation management plan (CMP) for Charnley-Persky House, SAH’s landmark headquarters building designed by Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright in 1891–1892.