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Downtown Historic Area

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Prescott, AZ
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It's why we moved

A taste of small town America past. Always something going on. Wonderful to just walk around on a... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2016
Prescott, Arizona

I was born in Prescott (pronounced like biscuit) the weather can't ask for better, winter's are... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2016
Prescott, 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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Reviewed July 14, 2016

A taste of small town America past. Always something going on. Wonderful to just walk around on a summer night.

Thank dmarchuleta
Reviewed July 11, 2016

I was born in Prescott (pronounced like biscuit) the weather can't ask for better, winter's are COLD so, prepare yet enjoy all 4 seasons because they are the most spectacular if you care to live here. Downtown speaks for itself so be sure to listen.

Thank carjae1963
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Great area to just walk around and find excellent local shops and food place. The courthouse square had entertainment all the time and was the perfect place to sit with a cup of coffee in the morning. Lots of interesting places right off the main...More

Thank Dena M
Reviewed July 10, 2016

When you stay in Prescott, be sure to purchase the 3 museum pass. Wear walking shoes and be prepared to be charmed, and walk away with a great deal of knowledge of the first capital of Arizona, and the wild west days.

Thank lindawI8263BB
Reviewed July 3, 2016

Very nice, fun, quiet, safe, very laid-back area. Lots of history, old building, architecture. Great restaurants, bars, unique shops. Great place to just relax and enjoy the weather and watch people. Prescott has some kind of event in the downtown square almost every weekend, free...More

Thank Eric_and_Malou
Reviewed July 3, 2016

A must place to go with family and/or friends. The historic area has lots of funky bars and restaurants. Many that have been in town for a very long time. I believe it is one of the oldest cities in Az..

Thank Tom G
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We go each year around the same time. When the bluegrass festival is un town. We enjoy sitting at the park, listening to music and families gathering around. Love it

Thank Martha P
Reviewed July 1, 2016

This is what people think of as the typical small town downtown area. Restaurants around a park square with the courthouse in the center. It's a very nice place to wander around and get an ice cream or a latte and keep wandering. There are...More

Thank Ursula M
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The city of Prescott has done an amazing job of preserving their rich historical district. Since our time was limited, we are definitely planning on going back to Prescott. And even considering an extended stay based on the people we met and the atmosphere of...More

Thank JaneWW-CO
Reviewed June 29, 2016

The downtown historic area reminds me of Sonoma California where I lived for years! Such a wonderful, friendly place to just hang out, eat, and shop!

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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.
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February 14, 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
February 4, 2015|
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Response from Wdee2013 | Reviewed this property |
Shops close surprisingly early , some even before the posted closing time