Built by shipwrights in 1834 for whaling merchant William Rotch Jr., the Rotch-Jones-Duff (RJD) House and Garden Museum epitomizes the “brave houses and flowery gardens” described by Herman Melville in Moby-Dick. Greek Revival in style, it was designed by architect Richard Upjohn, a founder and first president… read more
Calendar of Events
Winter/Spring 2018 Calendar of Events is now live! Click here to learn more about the programs we will be offering. Register online or call museum.
Looking to plan a special event in a beautiful garden setting? Call the museum for more information on venue rentals [read more]
Follow us on Facebook and look back to our website for programming that will relate to our new garden in Spring/Summer 2018! [Facebook]