Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park


Location:Next to Northern Arizona University on Riordan Road in Flagstaff.
Facilities:Historic mansion, visitor center, restrooms, picnic areas, picnic shelters (é).
Activities:Guided tours of the mansion; visitor center has an exhibit area, slide program, and a children's "touch table."
Special Features:The mansion is actually two separate homes connected by a common area. It was built in 1904 for the Riordan brothers, Timothy and Michael, who operated a successful logging business and played a significant role in the development of the social and economic structure of Flagstaff and northern Arizona. The building is an example of Arts and Crafts style architecture, featuring a rustic exterior of log-slab siding, volcanic stone arches, and hand-split wooden shingles. The home has 40 rooms, more than 13,000 square feet of living area, and servants' quarters.
Address:409 Riordan Rd
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Phone:928-779-4395
Fax:928-556-0253
Web: www.pr.state.az.us/Parks/parkhtml/riordan.html
Size: 6 acres. Elevation: 6,900 feet.

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Riordan Mansion State Historic Park: This 13,000-square foot mansion, once home to a prominent Flagstaff family, is 100 years old this year.
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park. Vast Arts and Crafts mansion built for local lumbermen.
After experiencing Arizona's archaeological sites, you can step into pioneer history and see how two brother lumber barons lived at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park in Flagstaff.