Prescott Vacation Packages & Travel Deals
A city in Yavapai County of Arizona, Prescott is located in Arizona's central mountains. The city is named in the honor of renowned historian William Hickling Prescott. Prescott offers visitors several things to do. One can carry out a lot of activities in the city such as exploring its plethora of museums, enjoy natural beauty of the city, eat in its fine restaurants, enjoy walking on the shore of lake, listen to some great music, and much more.
Places of Interest in Prescott
Hosting several sorts of outdoor events all year-round, Courthouse Plaza features boutiques, galleries, restaurants, and a number of shops. At the center of plaza is located the Yavapai Courthouse. At the plaza, there are several grassy lawns where visitors can relax and enjoy picnicking.
Offering excellent boating and fishing opportunities, Lynx Lake is an excellent place to visit with family, friends, or special someone. The North shore access area features boat rentals, restaurant, and picnic table. The lakeshore trail is of 2 miles and is an easy walk for almost everyone. Nearby the lake are the hiking trails, the Salida Gulch trailhead, gold-panning area, and the Lynx Creek Ruin archaeological site.
Sharlot Hall Museum
Founded in 1928 by Sharlot Hall, who was a frontier poet and appointed territorial historian, Sharlot Hall Museum is located in original Governor's Mansion! The museum includes exhibits on mining, firefighting, and ranching at the time of territorial days. Sharlot Hall Museum also boasts exhibits on the cultural history of the Yavapai Prescott Indian Tribe.