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.

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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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Tuesday, October 04, 2011

"Angels at Christmas Time"

The Cottage House is hosting a new exhibit, "Angels at Christmas Time." Featured is a collection of angel figurines from the private collection of Alvinite, Anita Lee. Included are a variety of angels made from ceramic, wood and other materials ranging in height from 1/4" to 16". Anita began her collection in 1964; most of her angels are gifts from family and friends. The exhibit will be on display through December 16.

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.

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