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Smoki Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Excellent collections and properly displayed.

Quiet, well lit, beautiful building, kind attendants. Very informative. Nice selection of items... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Prescott, Arizona
Fabulous museum - well worth the trip.

This is a small but extremely well done museum focusing on Native American history. The display of... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2019
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Museum that features exhibits and works from American Indian art and culture.
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147 N Arizona Ave, Prescott, AZ 86301-3184
+1 928-445-1230
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quiet, well lit, beautiful building, kind attendants. Very informative. Nice selection of items to purchase. Go there and find out who the SMOKI PEOPLE were.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 29, 2019

This is a small but extremely well done museum focusing on Native American history. The display of pottery, tools, artifacts, clothing, etc. is exceptionally well displayed with ample explanation provided in a free booklet provided upon admission. The staff are very nice and well-informed and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

This museum tells the tale of how a group of non Native Americans were dancing Native American dances at a time when Native Americans were not allowed to do so. It explains the evolution of the realisation that this was not appropriate. Some excellent displays...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank janerZ4047QH
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

I found it strange and ridiculous that they spend half the space of the small building talking about Cultural Appropriation and how they are offended by it and the Boy Scouts are bad and football teams are bad and how it’s racist and on and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2019

This is a very interesting small museum tucked away on a side street a few blocks from the square. The building itself is spectacular and the collections are quite nice. It's a very interesting place to spend a few hours.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

While many said this is a must see, I was rather un-impressed. Volunteers were very helpful and informative. However many local tribes have removed their cherished artifacts and memorabilia. Mostly due to early 90’s fallout over the Smoki celebrations and what seems to be more...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank cndrocks
Reviewed January 15, 2019

One city block of bars, pubs, shops, with The Palace saloon in the middle of the activity. The Palace has swinging doors, a great 50 foot original antique bar & a miniature museum of territorial Arizona. Also served as a locale for scenes in a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dkelch
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We have attended a few events here and have always been impressed. It's got a great, central location as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lcb22
Reviewed November 28, 2018

The hospitality by the staff was warm and welcoming. It was interesting to learn of the history of the museum and what role it played with the Prescott Rodeo. So much rich history and happy to see the American Indians reclaim thier space within the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Trudie J
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Set aside time to visit this fantastic museum of the local Native Americans. The museum contains artifacts and shows the history of the area before the White Man settled and after. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2017
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March 16, 2018|
Response from Mileaway_PHX | Reviewed this property |
$6.00 per senior.
June 26, 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
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Response from MEKeller | Reviewed this property |
We paid $6.00 each, senior rate.