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Visiting Hours

We are open seven days a week
8 am to 5 pm

2017 Events

For further information, contact the Holbrook Chamber of Commerce, 928.524.6558.

January

6 First Fridays Holbrook Depot Art Series

February

3 Holbrook Depot Art Series

7 Hashknife Pony Express Parade & Swearing In-Send Off Dinner

8 Hashknife Send-Off

March

3 Holbrook Depot Art Series

TBD NCHS Annual Board Meeting

April

7 Holbrook Depot Art Series

15 Holbrook's Almost Amazing Race 5 p.m.- Scavenger Hunt with challenges around town

May

5 Holbrook Depot Art Series- Local artist Dwayne Hawk (HHS art teacher) and students

June

Mondays - Saturdays/ June & July - Summer Cultural Dances

2 Holbrook Depot Art Series

9 Petrified Forest Relics Tour at the Petrified Forest Route 66 Dance Paint Party 9 p.m. - Midnight

10 Holbrook's Route 66 Festival & Gunslinger Car Show - Gillespie Park "Get your Pics" Scavenger Hunt, Car Races, and more...

11 Classic Cruise Though the Petrified Forest

July

4 - 4th of July Celebrations: Pop walk - 5k, Fun at the Park/Bike Parade Hunt Park, Fireman's BBQ at noon~ Fireworks at Navajo County Complex

7 Holbrook Depot Art Series

14-15 Wild West Days - Historic Courthouse: Bucket of Blood Races, Entertainment, Food, Vendors, Activities, Art & Quilt Exhibit

August

4 Holbrook Depot Art Series

12 Dirty Bird Mud Run

September

9 Dog Days of Summer: Dogs swim at pool

13-17 Navajo County Fair-Navajo County Fairgrounds

October

21 Petrified Forest Marathon - Petrified Forest

31 Halloween Bash - Fairgrounds

November

30 Festival of Trees - Our Lady of Guadalupe

December

1-2 Festival of Trees - Our Lady of Guadalupe

2 Parade of Lights - Downtown Holbrook

Holbrook Museum Exhibits

A small sampling of the things you can see at our museum.

A visit to the Historic Navajo County Courthouse that serves an official Arizona Information Center and houses the Navajo County Historical Society’s Museum, is definitely a trip in the past. Some visitors even relate that it is like visiting Grandma’s attic.

Entering the front entrance of the courthouse and to the right is Read More >>

Pony Express

Pony Express
Send a letter to someone special via the NAVAJO COUNTY HASHKNIFE POSSE'S 2015 PONY EXPRESS RIDE!

Schuster's Window

Schuster's Window

Drugstore Shelf

Drugstore Shelf

Chuckwagon

Chuckwagon

Parlor

Parlor

Barbershop

Barbershop

Camera

Camera

Cash Register

Cash Register

Court Library

Court Library

Doll

Doll in Parlor

Bucket of Blood painting

Portion of Painting from the Bucket of Blood Saloon

It appears that someone tried to shoot the elk and missed. There is another bullet hole in the painting much further from the target. Goes to show that drinking does not make a person a better marksman.

 

Phonograph Player

Phonograph Player

Projector

Projector

School Desks

School Desks

 


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