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Address: 212 North Kinsley Avenue, Winslow, AZ 86047
Phone Number: 928.289.5861
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Good place to stretch your legs.

Our teenagers said that it was, Cool. It is so nice that local and national history is being kept alive here. The staff are fun to talk with, and have stories to share. Ask to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Our teenagers said that it was, Cool. It is so nice that local and national history is being kept alive here. The staff are fun to talk with, and have stories to share. Ask to see the back room for more treasures. The visit is free, but well worth your making a donation.

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Taos, New Mexico, Usa
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This museum has an assortment of odds and ends that will strike the chords of memory for many people. The Harvey Girls area is small but definitely worth seeing. I was surprised at how much history is wrapped up in Winslow: it's a lot more than a line in an Eagles' song. The space is small enough to see everything... More 

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Garden City, Idaho
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The museum is located in an old bank building a quarter block north of the "standing on the corner" sculpture. If you take the time to read the descriptions on the displays and talk with the curators you should be able to get a good description of the towns colorful past. It's worth a hour.

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Lawndale, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
17 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This little museum is off the beaten path. It is a little hard to find. But, once you do, it is worth finding. The local history that is significant to the national history is tremendous. Winslow was the place to be back in its heyday. Unfortunately, things changed and Winslow became just another town left behind. But, this museum shows... More 

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new river, arizona
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This museum is small, but full of history! Included in the museum are exhibits on Native Americans, Mormon establishment, train and travel history (Route 66 and Lindbergh Airport), Harvey Girls, and local folk who were born and raised there and went on to make significant history in America. I had no idea TWA used to provide a coast to coast... More 

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The museum is full of Winslow history and the staff is so helpful and wonderful to talk with. The museum welcomes dogs and is free!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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11 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

This little museum, owned by the Winslow Historical Society, is a tiny place chocked full of local history. From info on Route 66, Lindbergh Airport, La Posada and the Harvey girls to early American native life, ice age fossils and local family life, this little gem has it all. There is no admission but donations are welcomed. The volunteers are... More 

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El Centro CA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

Been to Winslow many times, but this was my first visit to this museum. Very interesting old photos of Winslow and the railroad. Nice ladies attending to the museum. You can see it all in about 30 minutes. About 100 feet from the famous "corner".

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California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

The old trails museum is a great stop for one to learn about the history of the small town of Winslow. While this museum does not have a very professional contemporary layout it provides a great depth of memorabilia covering almost every element of Winslow's history from the Santa Fe Railroad to the High School to the original Trans World... More 

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