Please enter 409 W Riordan Rd when using GPS to arrive at our main entrance and parking lot.
Riordan Mansion Special Tour: Stickley Room by Room
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park
March 12, 2023 3 p.m.
In celebration of Gustav Stickley’s birthday, join us for a tour focused on the Stickley furniture and the Arts and Crafts Style. Enjoy hearing which were Caroline and Timothy Riordan’s favorite chairs. Hear how the five Stickley Brothers competed and mostly succeeded in a very competitive market. See five rare pieces with metal inlay embellishment designed by Gustav Stickley’s designer, Harvey Ellis.
This tour is recommended for ages 12 and older. Space is limited, advanced ticket purchase is required. Cost $16 per person. If you cannot stand for an hour or are unable to do stairs contact the park at 928-779-4395 to arrange for accommodations. Tickets go on sale 2/15 and can be purchased at https://azstateparks.com/
Sunday, February 12, 2023
Riordan Mansion Special Tour: The Next Doors
The regular guided tour of the Riordan Mansion takes visitors through the East House, the home of Timothy & Caroline, where you learn about their family. But what about the family in the West House?
February 13, 2023
Lunchtime Lecture: San Francisco Peaks and Flagstaff Through the Lens of Time
John L. Vankat is a plant ecologist, educator, and writer whose interest in the history and dynamics of forests led to an early fascination with repeat photography, in which historical photographs are retaken to show the changes that have taken place over time.
April 9, 2023
Riordan Mansion Special Tour: Sustainability, a Historical Perspective
A special guided tour of Riordan Mansion with a focus on what we would now call green building practices.