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Historic Downtown and Railroad District

Address: 1 East Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
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Ranked #16 of 45 Attractions in Flagstaff
Type: Historic Sites, Neighborhoods, Other, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Historic Sites, Neighborhoods, Other, Sights & Landmarks

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English first
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Cool place to shop and eat and great bars for a cocktail or microbrews. Always have a good time in Flagstaff.

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San Diego, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Arrived to the historic downtown area about 7pm, and walked the 4 blocks that make up the downtown area. Had dinner at Bigfoot BBQ. Went out on the street around 9:45 to watch the Giant Pine Cone drop off the Weatherford hotel at 10pm (East coast version). It was worth the effort to ring in the new year in a... More 

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Tucson
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Nice shops with contents from creative and talented artists-some items are on the expensive side, of course, but wonderful to browse and see what's possible. Friendly folks, bot too hard to find parking, good walking, looking in windows, too. There are several restaurants that looked interesting. The Visitor Center staff is very helpful and friendly.

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Temple Terrace, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Good places to eat and drink. People are extremely friendly and helpful. The rail station has a interesting museum, small but worth stopping in to visit

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Denver, Colorado
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74 reviews 74 reviews
37 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Went in November when they were having an art festival. Most places had a sort of open house. Very interesting and fun to walk around.

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Rome
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

All you can do in a half a day visit, nothing special I am afraid.. The Visitor Centre located on the old rail station are helpful.

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Sahuarita, Arizona
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Many restaurants in the area, and some very old and scenic buildings. Best seen on foot - parking can be had at the train station for a central location or most restaurants have adequate parking. Some neat shops along the way. Just a fun little walk into a bygone era.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

There are so many interesting shops, and the downtown is very walkable. We always stop in a brewery (or two) while shopping, have a bite to eat, and it's always fun. The people in Flagstaff are friendly and the architecture is quaint and authentic.

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Tucson, AZ
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324 reviews 324 reviews
114 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

There are some older buildings and a variety of shops but not many. Parking is often hard to find. There is street parking for a 2 hour maximum but free. There are a few lots here and there that are also free but often full. Some shops are closed on Sunday. There are some restaurants south of the train track... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Small quaint area with historical Route 66 decor. Local dining establishments with laid back atmosphere. Feel very welcome as a visitor. Very dog friendly city. Merchants allow dogs into their stores and give plenty of attention.

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