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Living History: Entertain Me!

Party like it’s 1888! You are formally invited to join us for a day of entertainment, games, and socializing. Grab your family and friends, dress in your Sunday best, and we’ll see you at the Museum! Explore the Museum's campus and meeting Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings as they go […]

Living History: Trades & Traditions

Have you ever wanted to be a blacksmith? Or hand-stitch designs into a quilt? Immerse yourself in Territorial Prescott. From professions to crafts, experience how everyday people made a life. Explore the Museum’s campus and meeting Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings as they go about their day. See the blacksmith […]

Living History: Good Ol’ Summertime

Wipe your blues away; it’s a sunny day. Pack up a picnic basket and venture out to the Museum. Test your luck and pan for gold, challenge your family to a lawn game tournament, and quench your thirst with a make-your-own lemonade. Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living History interpreters on the grounds and […]

Living History: Ingenious Inventions

Calling all creators! Explore the inventions of the past. Be inspired to build something for the present, and share your results. The campus is your laboratory to play and experiment the day away. Explore the Museum’s campus and meeting Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings as they go about their day. […]

Living History: Hearty Habits

An apple a day keeps the doctor away...or does it? Early pioneers did not always have access to the latest medical solutions. For some, it started in their garden. Others fell for the snake oil salesman’s con. Would you be fooled? Explore the Museum’s campus and meeting Living History interpreters on the grounds and in […]

Living History: Victorian Superstitions

Got superstitions? We do. From covering mirrors to living with coffins, Victorians honored their deceased loved ones and peered into the afterlife. Join us to hunt for ghosts and explore the campus shrouded with mystery. Explore the Museum’s campus and meeting Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings as they go about […]

$6 – $12

Living History Adventure: Pioneers at the Party

Sharlot Hall Museum 415 West Gurley Street, Prescott, AZ, United States

Dress to impress, mind your manners, and get ready to spill the tea! What did social events look like on the Arizona frontier? Pioneers had to be resourceful with entertainment. Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings as they go about their day at the Living […]

Living History Adventure: Spark Your Imagination

Gizmos and gadgets galore: at this Living History Adventure, discover the innovations that transformed Arizona as it grew and changed in the 1800s. What inventions made Prescott and its surrounding areas what it was? Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings as they go about their […]

Living History Adventure: Trades & Traditions

Have you ever wanted to be a blacksmith? Or become a candlemaker? At our largest Living History Adventure of the year, explore and experience the handicrafts, trades, and pastimes of the early citizens of Prescott and learn how they made a living on the frontier. Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living History interpreters on […]

Living History Adventure: Home for the Harvest

The early bird gets the worm, and you can too. From dawn to dusk, hard work drove the day in frontier Prescott—homesteading, among other livings and lifestyles, took effort! Don’t dawdle, and put your ranch hands to work at July's Living History Adventure. Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living History interpreters on the grounds […]

Living History Adventure: School Daze

Trade in your baseball hat for your thinking cap...school is in session! Get ready to put your knowledge to the test. After all, the bell is ringing. Explore the world of frontier education at our August Living History Adventure. Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings […]

Living History Adventure: Family & Friends on the Frontier

Sip some cider and enjoy the small comforts of life. So grab a friend, join us, and learn about how territorial residents communicated and traveled as summer draws to a close at the Museum. Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living History interpreters on the grounds and in historic buildings as they go about their […]

Living History Adventure: A Spooky Spectacular

Move beyond the everyday. The veil between this world and the next is thinnest this time of year, and the spirits are out to play. Embark on a haunting journey, and let our campus cast a spell on you as we explore Victorian superstitions, mourning practices, and more. Explore the Museum’s campus and meet Living […]

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