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Downtown Historic Area

Prescott, AZ
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A place to see,a town that sparkles!

Prescott is filled with history, and much of it is seen downtown. Walking downtown Prescott is like... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sharon N
Prescott, Arizona
Wonderful - takes you back 100 years

Go to some of the local only stuff and experience what Prescott (Pres kitt) has to offer you'll... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stephen W
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Many of Prescott's buildings that are listed in the National Register of Historic Places are located downtown.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
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“whiskey row” (139 reviews)
Prescott, AZ
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Prescott is filled with history, and much of it is seen downtown. Walking downtown Prescott is like walking back in time, to a smiplier and in some ways a more exciting time. Seeing historical downtown Prescott will give you a unique insight into Prescott, past...More

Thank Sharon N
Reviewed 2 days ago

Go to some of the local only stuff and experience what Prescott (Pres kitt) has to offer you'll thank yourself

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Quaint, fun, a bit over commercial. Parking horrible. Not easy to walk around due to very steep streets, high curbs, elevation.

1  Thank MaryJo M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Strolls around Court House Square are always pleasant no matter what the season of the year. Spring, summer, fall are all lovely. At Christmas time it's magical. There are several neat statues including one of Arizona's hero, Bucky O'Neil, who died during the charge up...More

Thank lindajjensen
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the original capital, neat court house square. The old bars are nearly gone and replaced with shops. More family oriented.

Thank edyeager
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of neat shops, a gorgeous park, and nice restaurants in the historic district. We love to come here when we visit Prescott.

Thank Travel_Lady157
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every weekend there is something going on in the Square. From bike races to motorcycle rallies to art and craft festivals. Take the tour of the courthouse, it's really amazing. Check out all the stores around the square. From burgers and pizza and to steak...More

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lived for two or more years at more than a dozen addresses when my wife and I drove into Prescott for the first time. When I saw the square long ago, I fell in love with the place: The tall elm trees casting...More

Thank mtspace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoy going to downtown historic Prescott when we visit here. It just has a nice feel about it with the courthouse (?) in the center of town surrounded by shops and restaurants. When we were there last month looking at houses for a possible...More

Thank 48thAnniversary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a few nights on a longer trip. We expected it to be a total tourist trap but it was super nice. The city has carefully preserved their history and it is still a working town. They have added plenty of nice...More

Nearby Restaurants
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.03 km away
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.07 km away
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.05 km away
The Palace
657 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Whiskey Row
559 reviews
.07 km away
Yavapai County Courthouse Square
137 reviews
.06 km away
Prescott Chamber of Commerce
50 reviews
.22 km away
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14 April 2017|
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Response from Cascade47 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Robert...they expect you to pay...since you are from out-of-state and, in reality, can not come back to argue in court.
Les H
15 February 2016|
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Response from Gwen C | Reviewed this property |
If you only have a short time in Prescott the Corthouse Square and surrounding shops will give you the flavor of Prescott. Often on weekends in the summer local vendors and artists host an open air market. Stop at The... More
4 February 2015|
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Response from Wdee2013 | Reviewed this property |
Shops close surprisingly early , some even before the posted closing time