Visit Prescott, Arizona to experience one of Arizona's most Beautiful & Historic Destinations.
Visit Prescott, Arizona! Nestled at an elevation of 5,200' feet above sea level amongst the largest stand of ponderosa pine forests in the U.S., Prescott's perfect weather provides an average temperature of 70 degrees, with four beautiful and distinct seasons, and breathtaking landscapes complete with granite mountains, lakes, streams, and rolling meadows filled with wildlife.
Here you'll find many things to do including horseback riding, golfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, camping, mountain biking, local breweries, restaurants, shopping, and a hometown feel that keep our visitors, young and old, coming back year after year.
Once the capital of the state, Prescott is rich with history embodied in its world famous Whiskey Row and abundant historical landmarks. Whether you're seeking to relax in a natural environment filled with beauty and wildlife, or the history of Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, and cowboy forays in the most famous saloons of the Old West, check out the True West and Real Adventure. Visit Prescott, AZ.
Arizona Territory Sesquicentennial Dates, 1863-64
The City of Prescott will be celebrating our Sesquicentennial (150th Birthday) throughout 2014! Plans are underway for a series of celebrations, starting with our Sesquicentennial Kick-Off Celebration the weekend of May 30, 2014.
Further information will be posted soon! CLICK HERE for a listing some of the key dates in Prescott’s early history.