The Cottage House Museum
The Marguerite Rogers House Museum, built by John G. Slover in the early 1900's, is located at 113 East Dumble in Alvin, Texas. In 1938 James A. and Marguerite Rogers bought the house. The Rogers' daughter, Emaline, bequeathed the property to the Alvin Museum Society in 1995. The Society restored the home and named it Marguerite Rogers House Museum, in honor of Emaline's mother.
The Cottage House Museum is located at 113 East Dumble, Alvin, Texas. Admission is $3.00; for children under 12 the tour is free. Proceeds are used for maintaining The Cottage.
For more information call 281-585-2803 or email: email@example.com.
Monday, June 10, 2013
Monday, March 18, 2013
Friday, March 08, 2013
13th Annual Garden Tour
The 13th Annual Alvin Area Garden Tour is set for Saturday, April 20, 2013. Activities begin at 9:00 a.m. when the plant sale opens at the Cottage House. Tours are from 10 - 4 and tickets are required.
An added feature this year is the Alvin Garden Club's Annual Flower Show at the Alvin Senior Center beginning at 1:30 p.m. It is free to the public.
Make plans now to attend the garden tour and the flower show.
Tuesday, October 04, 2011
"Angels at Christmas Time"
The House Museum is open from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, and the first Saturday of the month. Admission is $3.00. Proceeds are used to maintain the property. For more info., call 281-585-2803.
Sunday, February 27, 2011
"Potpourri of Needlework"
The House Museum is located at 113 E. Dumble, Alvin, and open from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, and the first Saturday of the month. Admission is $3.00. Proceeds are used to maintain the property. For more info., call 281.585.2803.
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Dolls on Parade Exhibit Closes
The very popular, "Dolls on Parade" exhibit at the Cottage House Museum closed last week. However, the House Museum is open and you are invited to visit our restored, quaint Victorian cottage.
Regular hours are Thursdays, Fridays, and the first Saturday of the month from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Admission $3.00. Special tours can be arranged; call 281-585-2803 for more information.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Dolls on Parade
A new exhibit, "Dolls on Parade," has opened at the House Museum. Featured are over 50 dolls from the private collection of Gretchen Copps' sister, Sandra Holland of Houston. Included in the exhibit are character dolls, Shirley Temple dolls, and exquisite handmade dolls by Mrs. Holland.
The House Museum is open from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and the first Saturday of the month. Admission is $3.00.