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Rose Tree Museum and Books

Fourth, between Allen and Toughnut, Tombstone, AZ 85638
+1 520-457-3326
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Great place

So much history to see. The gentleman working there gave us so much historical information about... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
jcastr04
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Phoenix, Arizona
Original family home turned into a museum

I almost didn't visit this museum. I'm glad I changed my mind. Part of the house is still used by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Donna F
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Snohomish, Washington, United States
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Famous for having the world's largest rose bush, this former residence has been turned into a museum.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“full bloom” (14 reviews)
“square feet” (10 reviews)
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Fourth, between Allen and Toughnut, Tombstone, AZ 85638
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+1 520-457-3326
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"viewing platform"
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"guiness book"
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"blooming season"
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"smells wonderful"
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"sq ft"
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"the main attraction"
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"picture taking"
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"side street"
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"early days"
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"worthwhile stop"
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"great artifacts"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

So much history to see. The gentleman working there gave us so much historical information about the family, building and town. It was wonderful. The rose bush is truly impressive and it smells wonderful in the whole building. They had original furniture from 6 generations...More

Thank jcastr04
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I almost didn't visit this museum. I'm glad I changed my mind. Part of the house is still used by the Macia family, the rest of the house is now a museum. Many rooms have historical accurate furnishings, there are displays of old clothing, family...More

Thank Donna F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not go inside. I thought the cost was not reasonable. But we heard the history of the rose tree by a tour guide, and that was very interesting. We happened to have parked right in front of the building where you could see...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were fortunate enough to be there during the time the tree was blooming and it was INCREDIBLE. I could smell it the next block over and I so wish I had bought some of the cuttings to bring home to plant in Texas. The...More

Thank gcchappell64
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seeing the largest rose bush/tree according to Guiness book of world records was pretty impressive. The smell alone is quite expansive. Spend the few bucks and take another walk thru time and enjoy the history in this little museum .

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rose tree was beautiful and enjoyed the museum pieces. Sat in the garden section for a while. Nice .

Thank Dorothy B
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

We visited The Rose Tree and Museum in the middle of April while it was in full bloom. I really wanted a cutting of the tree but the Rose Festival was the previous week and they had sold out of the starter plants. If you...More

Thank aloisp180
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Wow-that tree is massive! We missed the blooming by about two weeks (April is pine time) but it’s still quite impressive. If you want to be married under the blooms, that would be amazing. Rooms and information are interesting Andrew informative. Definitely do this one.

Thank ZachsGrandma
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We thought we were going just to see the giant rose tree but were surprised by the excellent museum. The museum had original belongings of the original family and much more. The rose tree was just outside the back door and was spectacular. The man...More

Thank PatRedHill
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

You won't get the full effect unless you see this rose tree in full bloom. It was at the end of the blooming season when we were there and the smell of rose was very strong and there were many blooms still on the tree....More

Thank Vicky C
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Diane E
12 March 2017|
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Response from Jeanne N | Property representative |
The cost of the museum is $5 for adults, children under 14 are free as long as they are accompanied by an adult. The tree is currently in bloom, and the museum is open 9 am to 5 pm daily. The annual Rose Festival, April... More
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Lindahirt
24 August 2015|
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Response from brenirish | Reviewed this property |
We were there in March and it was in bloom.
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MOONIE01
4 June 2015|
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Response from brenirish | Reviewed this property |
As told to us on our visit. The young Mary missed her home so her parents sent her the rose tree as a comfort.
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