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Smoki Museum

147 N Arizona Ave, Prescott, AZ 86301-3184
+1 928-445-1230
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Cool Artifacts!

We didn't know what to expect when we stopped in but was overwhelmed by the collection of pottery... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robin C
Fredericksburg, United States
a disapointed view of Native American Indians

Yes this is a view of the local natives but, it would be nice to have more on other tribes. Seemed... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Prescott, Arizona
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Museum that features exhibits and works from American Indian art and culture.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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147 N Arizona Ave, Prescott, AZ 86301-3184
+1 928-445-1230
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't know what to expect when we stopped in but was overwhelmed by the collection of pottery and baskets. Docent was very friendly (as was his great dog) and we learned things that we didn't know before walking in. Definitely worth the stop. Thanks.

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Yes this is a view of the local natives but, it would be nice to have more on other tribes. Seemed like this tribe wasn't very far from how settlers lived. same old pottery and basket weaving. I have been to better Native American museums....More

Thank HaveFunWillTravel76
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This is a very nice local museum. Wonderful collection of pottery, basketry ,tools, arrowheads and other artifacts. Very good gift shop. Well worth the stop. We had visited Tusigoot and Montezuma Castle and were familiar with many of the tribes whose works were on display....More

Thank J T
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Excellent small museum that displays artifacts and displays about people who have lived in the Prescott area. It will not take you long and if you plan to see other Prescott area museums, ask about the museum pass.

1  Thank Greg P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Even as a child growing up in Arizona I felt the humbleness in their quiet spirits; their gentle, mindful ways. The reverence you perceive when touring this humble remembrance of this band of the native Navajo nation delivers a slight glimpse into an understanding of...More

Thank Sherry R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We are not experts in Native artifacts, but we have been other places like this, such as the Amerind Museum over toward Willcox. The displays are largely pottery, with some arrows, drills, spear heads, etc. The displays are well labelled with a printed guide to...More

1  Thank RickEtnaGreen
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This very unique, small museum, focuses on mostly local, Native American art, crafts and artifacts. It is located a couple of miles from downtown Prescott - worth finding. The museum exhibits beautiful rugs, paintings bead-work. pottery and sculptures. Originally, a creation of well-intentioned, non-Native Americans,...More

Thank robertgreninger
Reviewed 7 March 2017

A small building that will take about 1 - 1 1/2 hours to visit. Great explanation and history of the local Indians. Well worth the time.

Thank SCABob
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We were pleased to find this gem open Sunday afternoon. Although the premise of this museum was to preserve the annual rodeo and the founders dressed up themselves and their families to perform Hopi dances , the displays of artifacts from Prescott and the surrounding...More

Thank Heronknd
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The museum is about 1/2 mile from downtown. It tells the story of the Smoki (smoke eye) Club. Why it was formed and how it was transformed over the years. Learn about Slim Woman

Thank rockcole
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27 June 2017|
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Response from robertgreninger | Reviewed this property |
Prescott has a large number of local arts and crafts outlets, including western, Native American and cowboy art. The highest concentration of retail art is on and around the Courthouse Plaza. The three, major museums also... More
Tammy W
7 November 2015|
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Response from MEKeller | Reviewed this property |
We paid $6.00 each, senior rate.