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Historic Downtown and Railroad District

1 East Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
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Ranked #14 of 44 attractions in Flagstaff
Type: Neighborhoods, Historic Sites
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Great area to walk around. Very laid back feeling. Shops and restaurants. Many restaurants have outdoor seating and live music. Great feel!

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Roswell, New Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

We only got to spend a short time downtown due to other plans. What stores we did go into was different and fun. Do be aware we went on a Saturday and it was crazy busy. No where to park!

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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72 reviews 72 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

The kids really enjoy walking around and checking out all the stores and things they have going on during the summer. I definitely think they raise the prices up for the tourists which is sad news for us locals.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Flagstaff is a relaxed friendly mountain town and we locals feel lucky to live here. Something guests aren't mentioning are two COOL regular downtown events: 1. The first Friday art walks when shops put up pieces from local artists or open their galaxies at night. The town is buzzing with activity on the first Friday evening of any month. 2.... More

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Anaheim, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Being our first time in Flagstaff, I guess we assumed a larger downtown area. Small, but quaint. Easily walked, unless it's hot out.

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Auckland
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65 reviews 65 reviews
43 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The area is interesting with a mixture of shops, cafes and pubs. We were not there at night so cannot speak for the night life. The information office was very helpful with lots of leaflets and displays.

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Los Angeles, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Worth a quick visit while in Flagstaff. Several interesting restaurants and cafes here. Great if you like watching freight trains passing by.

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Kelso, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The historic downtown and railroad district of Flagstaff was a great place to walk around and learn about it's history Everything we saw was in easy reach

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

agreat stop, a must to go and sit in the railway station, watch these mile long freight trains pass by,good gift shop,the town has plenty of cafes and shops,

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Southern California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
30 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Historic Flagstaff is an interesting place to walk around. There are a lot places to dine, snack or grab a cup of coffee. The square is a gathering place and the night we were there they had a classical music presentation. There is an eclectic mix of people but we felt very safe and comfortable.

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