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.

CPH BLOG

Conserving Charnley-Persky House
December 4, 2018

Charnley-Persky House at twilight

In 2017, when SAH received the completed Conservation Management Plan for Charnley-Persky House, we decided to tackle some of the highest-priority items on the list of potential repairs and restorations.