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Downtown Williams Historic Walk

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Address: 200 West Railroad Ave, Williams, AZ 86046
Phone Number: 928 635 1418
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Route 66 is alive and well in Williams, AZ.

My husband and I decided to drive Route 66 from Williams as far as we could to Vegas. It was nice to see this town busy and doing well with tourists. It was a real throw back to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 28, 2015
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Dubuque, Iowa
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Dubuque, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

My husband and I decided to drive Route 66 from Williams as far as we could to Vegas. It was nice to see this town busy and doing well with tourists. It was a real throw back to the age of the cruisers. The downtown area has been kept up to really honor the history and feel of that era.... More 

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

This is a pretty historic but tiny town. It still holds a lot of it's original charm and half the original businesses. En-route to the Grand Canyon, it makes sense to stay the night here and plan your trip to the Canyon, you'll be glad you did.

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La Canada, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

We didn't know! Going to the Canyon and home from the Canyon we stopped for food, a walk and some local color. Diners, bars, stores, historical info, nice people....all in all a charming town. Do not drive through it. STOP and enjoy!

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Thank Pamela S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

This is a very cute little town that can take you back the good old days. We enjoyed our walk through this town. Williams has some great shopping and the prices are pretty good too. Many unusual shops that have a lot of unique things.

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Laughlin, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

This is a quaint and really neat place. We were able to walk up and down the street from our hotel. Plenty of restaurants and shops to browse in. Fabulous artwork to look at and for sale from paintings, etchings, metal work, and photography. Lots of coca cola items for sale as well as western clothing and other western items... More 

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Brockville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

A quaint little town, with lots to see, many stores, a wonderful train you can take a tour on now and at Christmas time (old steam engine)

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Phoenix
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Plenty of shops and some good hotels lot of Rte 66 history.Western shows and very good restaurants in the area.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

The Downtown Williams Historic Walk is incredible, what a great step back into the great era of Route 66. Even if just passing through, be sure to stop in and check out Williams AZ.

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Onalaska, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Take a short detour on old Route 66 which is Main Street in Williams, AZ. It's a fun little town that prides itself on being stuck in the 60s. Bet you can't drive down the street through town without wanting to find a parking place so you can walk around and take some pictures, maybe grab some food and souvenirs.

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Crownsville, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

While traveling highway 40, we happened upon Williams. What an amazing little town! We were just passing through for dinner, but what a great place to get off on Route 66 and go back in time! We ate at the Route 66 Diner, which had a great atmosphere with inside or out seating, and fantastic food (BBQ chicken cooked right... More 

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