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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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A visionary woman with Arizona's history her priority

We happened upon this museum during an overnight in Prescott. It never ceases to amaze me that some... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mesa, Arizona
Amazing museum!

Do not miss it! This museum is a hidden gem. We loved the section on the pre-historical period... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Isabelle J
Beijing, China
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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 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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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Reviewed 5 days ago

We happened upon this museum during an overnight in Prescott. It never ceases to amaze me that some people are so selfless as to recognize the importance of preserving history. A pioneer woman, Sharlot Hall fought for Arizona's identity and collected artifacts that that are...More

Thank Gantosz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not miss it! This museum is a hidden gem. We loved the section on the pre-historical period, lots of details infos and pictures. Also very interesting to learn about the early settlements in the area, and the life of people a couple of centuries...More

Thank Isabelle J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great thing to do during the day. The history and the way it is laid out is very nice. You can walk around at your leisure and learn some of the history of Prescott.

Thank princesssaurage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sharlot Hall's passion led to this assembly of special structures and exhibits on the site of the original 1864 Governor's "Mansion", which really is not a mansion and Sharlot actually lived there starting in 1927. Other structures were built over a 100-year period at the...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this museum. Such a remarkable women. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Barb Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

im speechless as its so inmense vast to admire so everything was beautiful as well cared and rich in history and not to mention the beautiful garden so its very big to walk plenty so i reccomend wearing comfortable shoes and you will not regret...More

Thank Lady_Allure
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit. It has the first Territorial Governor's mansion, the Freemont House, the oldest cabin in the state, a one room school, ranch house, and a great vehicle (farm wagons, stage coach, freight wagon, State Centennial covered wagon, Sharlot Hall's...More

Thank seeingamericafirst
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We have visited the Sharlot Hall museum complex several times and enjoy seeing new exhibits each time. Wear comfortable shoes and prepare for walking around the beautifully maintained buildings and park. The Docents are very knowledgeable and friendly. If you are looking for a unique...More

Thank Boomer R
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I grew up in Phoenix and have had an association with the Prescott area for several years, but I was unaware of the Sharlot Hall Museum until this recent trip to Prescott when we made a family outing to see the museum. I was really...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is a multi building museum. While we were there they had living history experiences at the Mercantile, the printing press, and one of the governor’s houses. My kids got a kick out of that. There was also a staff member in the governor’s mansion....More

Thank Jill R
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31 August 2016|
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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.
31 August 2016|
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Response from DeeAnn M | Reviewed this property |
The roses are definitely in bloom and they are beautiful!
25 February 2016|
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