Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to call to schedule a tour?

Normally no, however for groups over six we ask that you call ahead.

 Is the house on the US National Registry?

The James Wadsworth Rossetter House is a historic U.S. home in Melbourne, Florida. It is located at 1328 Houston Street. On July 27, 2005, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.



Directions and Contacts

How to find The Rossetter House Musuem and Gardens — 

Map of 1320 Highland Ave
Melbourne, FL 32935-7005, US

  • From I-95 take Exit -183. Go East toward Melbourne on SR-518/Eau Gallie Blvd.

  • Follow SR –518/Eau Gallie Blvd. (Montreal Ave) 5.1 miles. Turn right onto Highland Ave.

Parking is available immediately on the north on Hector Street (just North of the Rossetter House property)

Please begin your visit at the Roesch House (Museum Office/ Ella's Closet Gift Shop)

Site Manager
Historic Rossetter House Museum
1320 Highland Avenue
Melbourne, FL. 32935
Benjamin D. Brotemarkle, Executive Director
Florida Historical Society
The Rossetter House Foundation, Inc
435 Brevard Avenue
Cocoa, FL 32922
321-690-1971 x201