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We look forward to welcoming visitors to Unity Temple for public programs when the restoration is completed in Fall 2016.
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The $23 million restoration of Unity Temple launched in Spring 2015. The restoration is expected to be complete by Fall 2016.

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Unity Temple is in the news! Local and national publications feature stories on the people and place behind Unity Temple’s historic restoration.

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Your gift supports restoration of Unity Temple’s unique design features, including exposed concrete exterior, interior finishes, and art glass.

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Wondering why Unity Temple needs to be restored? Lead restoration architect, Gunny Harboe and members of the Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation explain why in this short video. Enjoy!

 

Restoring Unity: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Temple Gets Updated for Eternity

Restoring Frank Lloyd Wrights Unity Temple

 

50 Shades of Gray: Matching Concrete and the Challenges of Restoring Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple

Challenges of the Restoration

 

With restoration of Unity Temple underway, officials have been trying to balance the old with the new in their restoration of Frank Lloyd Wright’s iconic structure.

Dust Flying as Unity Temple Restoration Gets Fully Underway

 

Unity Temple is making headlines! Featured on the front page of Chicago Tribune’s A&E section is an in-depth look at the overall project and our continued fundraising efforts around restoring Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpiece. Grab a hardcopy if you can, and share the news!

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple to be Restored

 

Gunny Harboe, the restoration architect spearheading our Unity Temple project sits down with Chicago magazine to discuss his career, the Temple restoration and his work on other Frank Lloyd Wright buildings:

How Gunny Harboe is Restoring Frank Lloyd Wright’s Most Notable Works

 

Excited to share the Unity Temple restoration project was recently featured in Architectural Digest – “Wright About Time” is right!

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple to be Restored

 

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