It Starts with a visit

John Mulligan came into the territory in the 1870s. The story is that he hoped to make some quick money in Mohave County and then push on to California. Instead he built an empire. In the process he helped build a town on the Arizona frontier. A stone mason by trade,...

Kingman, A Place That You Can Call HOme

What makes a town a place that you can call home? A pleasant all year climate? Educational and employment opportunities? Affordable housing? Quality of life? According to Sperling’s “Best Places” guide Kingman averages eight inches of rain annually....

Crossroads of The Past & Future

On the map Kingman, Arizona appears to be a small desert crossroads. And from its inception in 1882 that is exactly what the town has been. But it is more, much more. It is the crossroads of the past and future. For centuries a Native American trade route that...

Just west of hollywood

Thanks to legendary crooner Nat King Cole, Kingman in western Arizona will forever be linked to getting your kicks on Route 66. But did you know that there was a long Hollywood connection to Kingman and Route 66 in western Arizona? Did you know that the city also has...

Welcome Home

Located in the high deserts of western Arizona, in the shadow of the towering Hualapai Mountains, is a very special place. It is a land of stunning natural beauty. It is where the past, the present, and even the future blend seamlessly. It is Kingman. This is a town...