Jerome State Historic Park
June 15-30, 2023 Regular park hours
As summer nears, learn about ways to stay cool in the shade of trees through transpiration. Create a mini terrarium at our craft table and observe the process of transpiration as your tiny planting thrives in its own ecosystem.
Activity is available June 15-30, 2023 during regular park hours and is included with paid admission.
July 8, 2023
Did you know that there are two types of geodes? We’ll dig into all these details as you learn the craft of wool felting in creating your own colorful geode.
July 16-31, 2023
Geologic Sand Pouring
Visit our Geology Room and observe the cross section of Jerome and it’s geological evolution. Then head over to our craft table and create your own geologic sand pour inspired by those dioramas.
September 23 - October 31, 2023
Unlock the Mansion
Make plans to visit Jerome this fall to see if you can unlock the mansion in this family friendly interactive escape room experience.
October 28, 2023
Shadows of the Past
Uncover the darker side of Jerome’s mining history in a guided tour through the Douglas Mansion, circa 1916, just beyond Hogback Cemetery. Join us for a living history experience, as we walk down the dimly lit halls of history to be transported back in time to the wickedest town in the west.