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Sharlot Hall Museum

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Address: 415 W Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3691
Phone Number: +1 520-445-3122
10:00 - 16:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

A museum that displays the lives and cultures of early settlers and the...

A museum that displays the lives and cultures of early settlers and the Native Americans who lived here before them.

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Great museum

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

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Dustin F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

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

Thank Dustin F
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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.

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Irvine, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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 something to tie it all together...to make it more cohesive. I came out with more... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

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San Tan Valley, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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
Prescott, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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!

Thank Linda B
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 an afternoon while in Prescott.

Thank pdbarry1946
Glendale, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was fun and everyone was very knowledgeable about the history. I didn't know that Prescott was the capital once. Some of the buildings are the real deal. Blocks away from Whisky row take a walk into some great History.

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Phoenix, AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

My wife and I went up to Prescott to see the Arizona Metal of Honor Recipients display at the Sharlot Hall Museum. Although we were here for a specific reason, which, by the way, was excellent, we toured the rest of the buildings on the grounds and were quite pleased by the experience. Being able to see how the original... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I love this place. It has several buildings representing different periods and places in Arizona history. Only part of the new Native exhibit was finished but it looks like it will be great. The temporary exhibit on Arizona Medal of Honor recipients was interesting. All the docents were friendly and informed. The grounds are lovely. I enjoyed just sitting a... More 

Thank Jonena B

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