Located in Rogers Park in Chicago, Illinois, the fully restored Emil Bach House is a one-of-a-kind vacation rental and event venue. Showcasing Frank Lloyd Wright’s original architectural vision over several years of meticulous restoration efforts, this destination is a unique and personal venue for history buffs and city-dwellers alike.
Facilities and Capacity
Emil Bach House is a beautiful setting for wedding weekends, reunions, and other special occasions for up to 120 guests. The property includes the historic house, the surrounding garden and lounge areas, Japanese tea house, and large semi-permanent tent to accommodate all aspects of your event. The updated 2,100 square foot tent has plenty of room for dinner and dancing with flexible layouts that utilize the included 60” round tables and champagne chivari chairs.
Comfortable and sophisticated, Emil Bach House also includes three beautiful guestrooms on-site to make your personal accommodations hassle free. This complete experience at our Northside landmark is unlike anything available elsewhere and will allow you the time and space to create unforgettable memories.
Just beside Emil Bach House is the neighboring Lang House, built in 1919 by Edgar Newman. This elegant American Foursquare mansion includes two outdoor decks, four full floors, and two kitchens. Lang House sleeps 16 guests, making it the perfect overnight accommodations for family and friends to relax and stay on-site for your wedding weekend.
When you book both houses together your event will include:
- Multi-night on-site lodging for family and friends
- Multi-night location that can host rehearsal dinner, wedding event, and farewell brunch utilizing different aspects of the properties
- Separate wedding party preparation areas including a huge VIP Suite atop Lang House.
- 2,100 square foot tent with included air conditioning and heat
- Multiple washrooms in both houses
- In-house tables and chairs for up to 120
- Ceremony Arch and Podium
- Fully equipped kitchens and designated catering prep area
- Bluetooth Speaker
- Parking for up to 4 cars on-site
- Accessible Public Parking garage 1 block away for event guests
- Walkable distance to Lake Michigan and public transit.
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- Bridal Suite
- Event Planning
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- Historic Building
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- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
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- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
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- Get Ready Rooms
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