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Sharlot Hall Museum

415 W Gurley St, Two blocks west from Courthouse Plaza and Whiskey Row, Prescott, AZ 86301-3691
+1 928-445-3122
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And you thought Prescott was boring?

My bro just bought a second home in Prescott Valley so we're learning about the region together... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Linda M
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Port Townsend, Washington
Nice museum that is not caught up in itself.

This was a very nice tour that allow us to go at our own rate. The guides were informative and... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
TFoster2020
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An educational and cultural center featuring the historical, social and natural aspects of Arizona, with emphasis on the Central Highlands... a heritage and historical site with 11 exhibit buildings (five historical), a research center for collections and conservation of artifacts, and a year 'round calendar of rotating and permanent exhibits, and related educational and cultural programs. Open 362 days a year, and presenting the area's culture from the Pleistocene Epoch (14,000 years ago) to the present.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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415 W Gurley St, Two blocks west from Courthouse Plaza and Whiskey Row, Prescott, AZ 86301-3691
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+1 928-445-3122
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

My bro just bought a second home in Prescott Valley so we're learning about the region together when we visit. Sharlot Hall tells a low-key history of this fascinating region. Set in several buildings where one is encouraged to take the walking tour, docents are...More

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was a very nice tour that allow us to go at our own rate. The guides were informative and helpful, but not over the top or trying to prove something. The tour lasted about an hour to an hour and a half. Admission was...More

Thank TFoster2020
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

My wife and I visited the Sharlot Hall Museum after the Courthouse lighting in Prescott on December 3rd. Admission was $5.00 and came with some cookies and Apple Cider, which was welcome because it was a bit brisk that night. The museum has a number...More

Thank Stanley S
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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This is definitely one of the better places to go see the history of Prescott. Great little museum..

Thank Dustin F
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Not only did we learn about the area, Ms. Hall was quite a woman. There were a few historical buildings and some well done displays. Some of the docents were and some were a little overbearing with sharing information.

Thank ltushla
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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This museum is an impressive collection of buildings, artifacts and stories of territorial Arizona, particularly the Prescott area, as collected and curated by Sharlot Hall over a period of many decades. It is mostly an historical museum, with just a sprinkling of scientific, but needs...More

Thank MhzGal
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The Sharlot Hall Museum is a must see for all who make the pilgrimage to see Prescott! I took my daughter and she loved the gift store and old buildings.

Thank Karyn B
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

I took My husband this time while We were visiting Prescott. They had some new exhibits and the people working at the different exhibits were very friendly And shared Historical information that was informative And interesting. We enjoyed our visit there.

Thank travel82015
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

I've been to the museum several times and have enjoyed seeing the history of Arizona. They have changing exhibits and the yard is especially beautiful when the roses are blooming!

1  Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Walked to this museum from the Hassayampa Inn and truly enjoyed our hour and a half. The exhibits were interesting and the location was great! Historic buildings on site and informative staff and volunteers. Entry fee was reasonable. A nice way to spend part of...More

Thank pdbarry1946
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arizonajan55
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Response from Kay B | Reviewed this property |
Roses should be still in bloom......frost comes in September but just when, don't know.
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arizonajan55
31 August 2016|
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Response from DeeAnn M | Reviewed this property |
The roses are definitely in bloom and they are beautiful!
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TJL14DML
25 February 2016|
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Response from Kenneth L | Property representative |
Admission is $7 for adults; discounts apply for seniors and veterans (active military), as well as teens; children 15-and-under are FREE. Special events and festivals have specific pricing -- usually $10 adults, with... More
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