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Mohave Museum of History and Arts

400 West Beale Street, Kingman, AZ 86401
(928) 753-3195
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Ranked #7 of 17 attractions in Kingman
Type: Museums
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Covina, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

We so enjoyed our two hours at the Mohave Museum of History, easy to maneuver about, excellent displays and exhibits. So glad we took the advice of others and set aside a day to visit the Kingman museums. The quilt, upon entering, is worth the visit. Take a good look at it. Eating at Cracker Barrel was a plus!!

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Santa Rosa, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
22 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

If you don't know anything about this area, try this museum that has several sites. The main building houses portraits of every U.S. President and the First Ladies. Exhibits related to the Native Americans are plentiful along with a special display of Andy Devine. Special recognition to Native Americans who served in wars is well done. We will return to... More

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New Castle, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Nice museum of western lore and artifacts. The layout was logical, enjoyed the great presidents and wives portraits. Very worthwhile visit.

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Chino Valley, Arizona
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Had movie history of last steam train, great exhibits of the old west & places to sit inside for the handicap so you can enjoy seeing everything & rest..Well worth the time to visit.

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Atascadero, California
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67 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Here I go again. Another small museum in a desert city, with miles and miles of miles and miles in all directions from Kingman. This is, for me anyway, a wonderful stop between Las Vegas and Phoenix, Via Wickenburg of course! The mural on the outside is inviting, the docents are so friendly, some may feel like victims, as the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Small museum with a lot of local history, One of the best hall of presidents (paintings) that I've seen. Good way to spend an hour or two.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

This museum would not be confused with any high-class museum but it does serve a purpose. If you are interested in historical mining of the area this actually is a good place to go because it does have a large section on mining. It also has a fairly decent Native American section as well. If you want more of the... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

This is a beautiful museum, with a lot of very well-displayed exhibits. The exhibits cover the entire Kingman region. There are Native American dolls and pottery; Andy Devine memorabilia; mining exhibits; and a wonderful selection of "daily life" items.

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Kingman, Arizona
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74 reviews 74 reviews
19 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This is not the Metropolitan Museum of Art. It does have some lovely displays of Mohave County History and alternating local artist displays. It's worth an hour or two and nicely can tie in with The Powerhouse Museum and a Downtown Kingman tour.

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Canberra, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

What a great museum especially for those of us from across the waters. It gives you an insight into the history of the area as well as a look at past and present presidents of the USA. We loved looking at the old photo's and artefacts and as a bonus got entry into the Route 66 museum across the road... More

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