Tours

The Historic Rosedale House is accessible by guided tour only. Guided tours will be available on Fridays at 1:00 pm and select Saturdays at 1:00 pm. Please check our calendar for specifics.

Historic House Tour

A guided tour of the 15-room federal-era home examines life during the antebellum era, as well as the architecture and decorative arts in the restored house museum. Allow one hour for your tour, plus additional time to see the gardens on your own. Advanced tickets are required. View available days and purchase tickets by clicking here.

Please note: Historic House Tour tickets include admission to the grounds, a separate grounds admission fee is not charged.

The Rosedale Gardens and Grounds:

The Gardens and Grounds are open on Tuesday –  Friday from 10:30 to 2:00pm. Grounds admission fee is $5.00 and is payable in the Welcome Center.

Please note: Grounds admission does not include entrance to the House, which is only open for guided tours Fridays and select Saturdays at 1:00pm. (see Historic House Tour above.)

Private, Group, and School Tours

We aim to accommodate special requests as much as possible. Please call our office to discuss your requirements  for large groups or school groups and any “off hours” tour needs.

Other Tour/Grounds Information

  • All house tours are guided by experienced docents.
  • There are additional seasonal house tours.  Please check our calendar.
  • On Saturdays the gate opens one hour before the first tour.
  • There is no smoking or vaping allowed anywhere on the Historic Rosedale property.