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.

About Us
The Marguerite Rogers House Museum is owned and operated by the Alvin Museum Society. Tours of The Cottage and Grounds are conducted by Docents by reservation only. Please call 281-331-4469 for information.

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:

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Saturday, May 17, 2008

Garden Tour 2008


This year's garden tour was a big success. The Cottage Museum was part of the tour and the location for the plant sale. It was a beautiful day and everyone enjoyed the tour and the variety of plants and seedlings available for sale.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

I just discovered that my wife and I own a home that was the residence of John G. Slover . this home is built out of the same materials use at the cottage,"cypress" the home is located in Rusk texas,If someone has the information on John G. Slover placing him her in rusk texas before his move to alvin it would be a great confirmation. also any historical significance/ politics /civil war he was involved in ythanks

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