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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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Wonderful!

Such an interesting place that is really well done for a relatively small museum. We talked with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ann C
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Too much to see in one day

The main museum was so interesting that we did not have the time or the stamina to view all the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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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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"governor's mansion"
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"arizona history"
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"several buildings"
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"local history"
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"log cabin"
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"rose garden"
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"early history"
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"different buildings"
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"ranch house"
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"original site"
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"answer questions"
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"early days"
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"gift shop"
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"great place to learn"
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"prescott area"
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"own pace"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such an interesting place that is really well done for a relatively small museum. We talked with two different docents who were so knowledgeable and friendly. We had a wonderful time there.

Thank Ann C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main museum was so interesting that we did not have the time or the stamina to view all the structures in the museum compound.

Thank foredeckchick
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can walk to the museum from anywhere in DT Prescott. A must see if you want to know about Arizona History. Highly recommended.

Thank KellyNortonTravel
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Reviewed 4 weeks 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
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

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
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

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
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

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

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Barb Z
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 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
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

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
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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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Response from DeeAnn M | Reviewed this property |
The roses are definitely in bloom and they are beautiful!
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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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