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Hubbell Trading Post

Address: Highway 264, PO Box 150, Ganado, AZ 86505
Phone Number: 928 755 3475
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Ganado
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: Oldest continuously operated trading post on the Navajo Reservation.
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Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Oldest continuously operated trading post on the Navajo Reservation.
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Hamilton, Montana
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66 reviews 66 reviews
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Off the beaten track, but worth a detour. The old store is still functioning today with cozy, back in time atmosphere. Attached rooms have nice collection of Navajo kachinas, some pottery and jewelry, as well as lots of very expensive rugs. You won't need more than 30 minutes, but it's a nice visit.

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Grants, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Very interesting and historic! Plan on spending some quality time if you visit this historic trading post. A bit off the beaten path, but worth the trip.

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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

We were on a LONG stretch of highway and decided to see what interesting things we had near us. We found the Hubbell trading post. We stopped at this historical site and had a great couple of hours. I cannot say enough about the helpful staff. We enjoyed some sandwiches from store and some drinks. The self guided tour just... More 

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HAZEL GREEN
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We drove all day to get there because they still have Indian come in and trading things. They we're suppose to have things like basket weaving and ect. We saw none to these. The jewelry pretty high. Western wear was expessive, is really nothing to see all the way out to it. Desert was pretty boring.

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Toronto
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53 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The Hubbell Trading Post is one of America's National Historical Site. This trading post has been in service since 1878 and continues to do so even to today. It is the oldest trading post still in operation in the Navajo Nation. John Lorenzo Hubbell purchase the trading post way back in 1878 and supplied once exiled Navajos returning back to... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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41 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My wife and I stopped here on our way from Window Rock to the Grand Canyon. Unfortunately, we were too early and it was not open. The buildings are beautiful examples of the local architecture and what I could see through the windows looked interesting. I would probably stop here the next time by, assuming I get there at the... More 

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Tel-Aviv
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34 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We have visited this historic site on the way from Chindle to Petrified Forest then Flagstaff It is a great place with very interesting information on the way yhe Navajos were trading in this area. It is not too easy to find, but when there visit the shop, the stables and the Visitors Center there are interesting pictures and when... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We called in here as we passing and saw the signs. We are so glad we did. We went on the tour of the house which was fascinating. It was like stepping back in time and the paintings were wonderful. The tour guide was very passionate about the place which added to the enjoyment. The fact that it is still... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Hubbell Trading Post is in the middle of nothing, but worth a visit. We were on the way to Chinle and decided to eat our picnic under the trees nearby. We wanted some coffee and we could find it inside in a very pitoresque place. They sell rugs of all sizes, handcraft, silver jewelry, mexican chocolate with salt, pepper, almonds,... More 

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minnesota
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The Hubbell trading post is one of those places you visit even though it is located off the beaten path. The Trading post was wonderful, as were the rug and basket/jewelry rooms within the trading post. You can purchase some very fine rugs or a unique piece of native silver jewelry here and watch an actual weaver work her magic... More 

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