Preservation & Collections

Fallingwater interior

Maintaining the appearance, integrity, and appeal of Fallingwater for its visitors is no small task, and is an effort that involves a team of conservators, museum professionals and historic preservation specialists.

Fallingwater Preservation Technician working on Canopy.

Preservation History

Preserving Fallingwater has been ongoing almost since its completion. From daily maintenance and housekeeping tasks to larger efforts to protect the house. The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy continues the important work of monitoring and preserving Fallingwater for future generations. More

Research

The career of Frank Lloyd Wright spanned more than 70 years, with dozens of monographs and biographies dedicated to his life and work. Similarly, Fallingwater has been featured in books and journals from around the world since its completion in 1937. More

Collection Highlights

The Kaufmanns drew from their own interests in fine and decorative arts at Fallingwater, placing sculpture, paintings, textiles, and furniture throughout the house. More