Facilities available at Jerome State Historic Park.
The park is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The museum is open 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. daily. The gate to the park closes at 5 p.m.
For those of you that would like to experience more of Arizona's rich and varied history, several other historic state parks are available for your enjoyment.
This park has modern, handicap accessible restrooms.
Books on the history of Jerome, mining history, natural history, geology. Mineral specimens.
Museum & Exhibits
This historic house museum is devoted to the history of the Jerome area, mining, and the Douglas family. The museum features exhibits with historic photographs, artifacts, and minerals in addition to a video presentation and a 3-D model of the town with its underground mines. The Douglas library and upstairs bathroom are furnished as period rooms. An outside exhibit area surrounding the mansion includes mining equipment and interpretive panels. The adjacent “Carriage house” contains a buggy owned by the Douglas’s and “Smokey Joe” a 1929 Ford Model A truck from Jerome.
Picnic area available.
- No food or drink in the museum.
- Keep pets on a leash.
- No pets allowed inside the museum.
- Damaging or removing rocks, vegetation or public property is prohibited.