Tour an Architectural Treasure
By Walter Hall, Fallingwater Contractor-BuilderTour an architectural treasure, Lynn Hall, 21656 Route 6, Port Allegany, Pennsylvania, to learn the storied history of Walter Hall, contractor and builder of Fallingwater. Before there was Fallingwater in Pittsburgh, there was Lynn Hall, a unique building now undergoing restoration and open to tours for groups and leisure travelers. Please call ahead to schedule tours.
Is it a Frank Lloyd Wright design? No, it was designed and built by a NW Pennsylvania builder named Walter Hall. Walter was an early practitioner of what is now called “prairie style”. Construction of Lynn Hall began in the early 1930s.
How are Lynn Hall and the iconic house known as Fallingwater, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, connected?
Walter Hall, along with his select crew of workers, built Fallingwater. It was because of his design of Lynn Hall that Mr. Hall was selected to be the builder. The first phase of Lynn Hall was built prior to Fallingwater. After exploring this site, either go to the Fallingwater website, or better yet visit, and you will better appreciate the impact Walter had on the final design and construction of this Wright masterpiece.
Lynn Hall Restoration Tours
21656 Route 6
Port Allegany, PA 16743
Phone to schedule tours: 954-554-8492