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Facility Information

Facilities at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

Museum & ExhibitsMuseum & Exhibits

Park is a historic house museum. The Visitor Center, formerly the family automotive garage, has introductory interpretive exhibits on the history of the Riordan family, including a video. Guided interpretive tours of the house, featuring information on Riordan family history and Arts and Crafts style architecture and furnishings are given on the top of the hour.

The West House has exhibits on Arts & Crafts, Native American pottery and baskets, photographic window panels, Lumber & Logging, and a model of historic Flagstaff.

Visitor CenterVisitor Center

The Visitor Center maintains an interesting exhibit area, introductory video, and a children's "touch table." and several brochures are available describing Flagstaff's cultural, natural and historic attractions.

Several additional historic state parks are located throughout Arizona that help to tell the story of Arizona's rich and varied history.

Gift Shop

This Park has a gift shop in the Visitor Center with beautiful coffee table books on the Arts and Crafts Movement, Flagstaff history, childrens' history books, and time period-style toys. Souvenir items such as T-shirts, lapel pins, and magnets are also available.

Group: Day Use Areas

Several areas on the grounds, including the front courtyard of the mansion, are available for weddings and other quiet gatherings. See Weddings/Events for details. The Visitor Center is available for group use in the evenings; contact the park for details.

Picnic Areas/Shelters

This park has picnic tables in the parking area available on a first come, first-served basis during park hours.


This park has modern, handicap accessible restrooms in the Visitor Center.

Riordan Mansion Rules

  • Damaging, removing, or touching artifacts during the tour is prohibited.
  • Damaging or removing natural rocks, vegetation or public property is prohibited.
  • No pets allowed in buildings.
  • Littering is unlawful.
  • Park is handicapped accessible under ADA guidelines, some restrictions apply.

Agency Rules & Regulations