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The travel time between the two homes is not bad. I have done both tours within the time frame you mention. I would recommend (although it's too late for you) to do Kentuck Knob first because the grounds to be wandered are smaller, and you will probably want to linger at Fallingwater. Fallingwater also has a more extensive gift shop, but at either location you can go to the shops before or after the tour, or even without a tour ticket. In other words, if you like gift shops, arrive early and kill time there.
If you like photography, there are excellent opportunities for exterior shots. Interior photos are prohibited at both when doing the standard tour. It is easier to circle the Kentuck Knob house; Fallingwater's location in the hillside means you have access to only two-thirds or three-quarters of the exterior. Explore the outbuildings, though - guest house, reflecting pools, garage.
The next time I go I am going to schedule in a time to visit Polymath park. It looks to be about 40 minutes away.
The original clients casually spending time in their get away weekend country home.
To walk through those spaces without strangers crossing the bridge, folks strolling on the living room terrace, others on Mrs. Kaufmann's terrace...hearing conservations from behind, from your flank and ahead.
As informative and focused as the paid tours are... a tour with the Kaufmann's had to have been a special experience. Folks who have toured some of the late usonians with the original clients I'm sure can attest to.
Perhaps some friends and or associates of the Kaufmann's would be in residence at the guest house, sun bathing, taking a dip...It would have been a treat for sure. No visitor center, gift shop and parking lot. Nothing to interrupt
and distract from the main attraction... the house. So do enjoy the experience and try to stay focused by ignoring what can be seen in you peripheral vision.