Welcome to The Rosson House Museum

The Museum is a fully-restored 1895 Queen Anne Victorian house museum which interprets the history of Phoenix. The Rosson House is only accessible through guided tours. All regular tours last approximately 60 minutes. Tours of the house include all living areas and offer visitors a glimpse into the lifestyles of early Phoenix families.

  • Directions and Parking

    Heritage Square — with the Rosson House Museum, Visitor Center, Heritage Gallery, and The Bungalow store — is located Heritage & Science Park on the Southeast corner of 6th Street and Monroe (1 block south of Van Buren and west of 7th Street) in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. A public parking garage–called Heritage Garage–is conveniently located on the Southeast corner of 5th Street and Monroe (please bring your parking garage ticket with you to be validated for a reduced parking fee).

    Bus routes 1, 3, and 7 all stop at Van Buren and 7th Street. Light rail stops at 3rd Street and Washington (west bound) and 3rd Street and Jefferson (east bound).

  • Info for your visit

    The Rosson House Museum has two interior stairways. Please let us know if anyone in your group is unable to navigate stairs.

    Wheelchair access is available for the first floor of the Rosson House.

    The Heritage Gallery has wheelchair access throughout the building.

    Food and drink are not allowed inside the Rosson House Museum and the Heritage Gallery.

    We ask that strollers be left in the Visitor Center due to the confined space inside the Museum.

  • Private Group Tours

    Whether you are a family group or setting up a special trip for your senior residents, social club, or bus tour, the Rosson House Museum is a great outing opportunity to learn about and experience historic Phoenix.

    Private group tours can accommodate 8 or more people and we ask for at least 2 weeks notice. A $50 deposit is required to confirm your reservation.

    For more information and to schedule a private group tour through the Rosson House, please contact the Visitor Services Manager at 602-262-5070 or by email at sarah.matchette@heritagesquarephx.org.

  • VIP Tours

    Heritage Square offers VIP tours on several topics. Click a link below to learn more:

    Victorian Secrets tour

    Seances and Spiritualists tour

    Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social

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