CITY OF PRESCOTT ARIZONA
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It’s a lifestyle! I feel Prescott is an "almost
perfect" place to live. I hope you will too. Are you ready to make a move? Then
Prescott Arizona just might be the place. With its friendly "hometown" atmosphere, low
crime rate, mild four-season climate and proximity to a multitude of outdoor
activities, Prescott is definitely hard to beat.
Prescott is home to the rich history of
the Southwest. Founded in 1864 as a gold mining town, her tree-lined downtown square,
historic buildings and friendly, hometown atmosphere make Prescott a beloved
destination for travelers. Visitors are drawn to Prescott's mix of scenic beauty,
museums, galleries, antique shops, and cozy eateries.
Prescott’s many attractions include:
Fabled Whiskey Row in downtown
Prescott, a reminder of the Old West
Museums, cultural events and antique
Chic restaurants, elegant hotels and
an ultra-modern shopping mall
Mild, four-season climate
Easy access to complete medical
facilities and specialty physicians
Arizona is home to some of the most amazing natural beauty to be found in Arizona and
is a hub of Arizona history, tradition, art and culture. Surrounded by breathtaking
landscape and one of the nation's largest ponderosa pine forests, Prescott is a must
see for the outdoors person. Five crystal clear area lakes provide loads of kayaking,
canoeing and fishing opportunities.
Prescott's Courthouse Plaza is
the pivot around which the town was designed and built. Today quaint boutiques,
fantastic restaurants and an eclectic array of galleries featuring local, regional and
national artists surround this famous landmark.
World's Oldest Rodeo
to the mile-high golf courses, Prescott Arizona has something for everyone to see or
do: antique shops, art galleries, museums, casinos, mini-golf, hiking, fine dining or
just people watching at the historic, downtown.
of the old buildings such as the Yavapai County Courthouse, the Palace - Arizona's
oldest restaurant and saloon, and the first Territorial Governor's Mansion have been
preserved with great care. Beautifully restored Victorian homes with carefully
manicured lawns line quiet, shaded streets, and are among the more than 500 buildings
on the National Historic Register.
Information Courtesy of Prescott
Chamber of Commerce
Learn more about our natural
environment, town history, arts and education and other elements that define the
Prescott lifestyle in these links.
Prescott Money Magazine
Article Sept 2006
Prescott Chamber of Commerce
City of Prescott