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Painted Desert Indian Center

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I Always Wanted To Stop At An Authentic RT 66 Attraction

Souvenir shop with what you'd expect, souvenirs (and a free petrified rock). Spouse said the... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017

The gift shop was fairly large and well stocked with goodies to remember the petrified forest and... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2017
Lomita, California
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  • Average17%
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  • Terrible5%
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“Nice tradng post with lots of authentic items”
Jul 8, 2018
“Old Roadside Gift Shop”
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9345 Old US Highway 66, Holbrook, AZ 86025-9732
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to stop and stretch when passing through. Plenty of stuff to look at and pick up for yourself or friends as gifts. Has some of the best assortment of turquoise jewelry I've seen anywhere in the southwest. Very clean bathrooms!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank williampE9364DE
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We stopped out to the PDIC after checking out the Wig Wam. It’s been a dream of mine to drive what’s left of the “Mother Road”. It is really sad to see what I’m sure was once a spectacle in such a decline. But the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Badger27
Reviewed December 6, 2017

I'll call this place, just like the similarly-enjoyable Jim Gray's Petrified Wood Co. in nearby Holbrook, a "tender tourist trap," and I'll add, as I should have in my Jim Gray review, that on the Mother Road, or any road, that's the best a weary...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Souvenir shop with what you'd expect, souvenirs (and a free petrified rock). Spouse said the jewelry was nice there.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Intrepid411
Reviewed May 16, 2017

The gift shop was fairly large and well stocked with goodies to remember the petrified forest and painted desert. There is a cafe and a nice picknic area and clean restrooms. Nice stop to see with some more dinasours outside for photo opps.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 707clayg
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

We went into the store to try and find a nice souvenir and ended up getting asked to leave because my child was throwing a tantrum. As a mother, I feel that my child needs to self sloth and not destroy the property of others....More

Date of experience: March 2017
5  Thank Sammie Nicole M
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Traveling with my 2 1/2 Yeager old grandson. Stopped to see the dinosaurs and picnic. There are only a few dinosaurs but was more then enough for him. The store is really nice and staff friendly. Picnic area is super clean and freshly painted. If...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Shannon6543
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Wonderful views at all the stops in this National Park. Start at one end and then end up the Petrified Forest National Park. The Painted Desert Inn is a great spot to stop and learn lots of history. The Route 66 monument is also a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank fryfamilygermany
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

This is a great souvenir shop it's got a lot of items in it. The people there are so nice. And the bathrooms were fancy sparkling clean so you could stop by get a soda he's a very clean restroom. And go on if you...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 5o6dj
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Nice stop even if you are not buying anything. Get out and walk around the building. Clean restrooms. Nice jewelry. Bought two rings while there. Plenty to look at.

Date of experience: June 2016
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