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Allen Street

Open Now: 6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Allen Street

Real old west history. City of Tombstone has done a great job keeping the area preserved. A real... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
borgmaul
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Street is sill dirt Stagecoach is still running the road and a shoot out here and there still... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
gooch224
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Allen Street is the main business and Historic District/National Registry of Historic Places of the famous Old West town of Tombstone, Arizona. It's full of history having once been the main thoroughfare of Tombstone during the boomtown days, so has...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Real old west history. City of Tombstone has done a great job keeping the area preserved. A real step back in time.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank borgmaul
Reviewed 4 days ago

Street is sill dirt Stagecoach is still running the road and a shoot out here and there still happens. Men walking around in period garb Guns included, Bring money it cost to get into almost everything . Looks to me all the venues are privately...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gooch224
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although a bit hokey, the street has some charm as an old Wild West town. There are period actors, stage coaches, horses, etc. Lots of smokers up and down this street, which makes me sick. I realize that smoking would have been prevalent in 1880’s,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go to Bisbee instead. Tombstone is a rip off, and every place charges $1 to use your credit card. You can’t even see the OK Corral without paying $10. The history is great there but it’ll cost you to see anything, and you don’t know...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main part of any visit to Tombstone and worth the trip. There's many old buildings and good shops to visit. The prices can be all over so don't buy before checking a few shops. The street performers were good as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much potential. Allen Street, the main street in an 'old west' town Tombstone, has so much potential to offer entertainment and a real old west experience. Unfortunately, it seems like potential is all it really has to offer as it not only doesn't live...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun shopping in this street. Full of character and lots of choice. Clothes, antiquities, liquor/ wine.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place seemed deserted yet we had a tough time finding parking. The buildings are nice to look at. There is signage throughout the block of events that happened at that particular spot. We entered about 5 shops and most of them had few items,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LRosemary1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were terribly excited to stop here. Tombstone has always held a place in our memories as the essence of wild west. We stopped by with our 3 kids (6, 5, 4) and were utterly disgusted. The shops are either biker leather...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Allen street is the main historic street in Tombstone, AZ. All the restaurants, OK Corral, museums, etc. are right here. You can take a historic stagecoach tour or a trolley tour to learn all about the historic buildings and the famous and infamous people that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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kingrich8
December 2, 2017|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
nothing ....not one dime ......youll love walking down the streets on the wood " sidewalks" and reliving history.
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DakotaCountyResident
April 26, 2017|
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Response from TombstoneChamber | Property representative |
Yes... Allen Street is stroller friendly. A stroller certainly can be rolled on the wooden boardwalks. And Allen Street itself is stroller friendly.
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paju1452
April 12, 2016|
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Response from Snorkeler1958 | Reviewed this property |
the last show of the day for many of show is 2-3:30 pm. The shops start closing at 5:00 pm. There's nothing open after 6 pm except for the food/drinking establishments.
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Syracuse, NY
Montreal Smoked Meat at Allen Street Poutine Company? (4 Replies)
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vicki--the person who responded has questionably even been in Montreal. I suggest you look at their profile and the theme of the posts. ( which are disappearing rapidly) I wouldn't want you to not go someplace based on a "review" which may be fake!
KellyLee1972
Cincinnati OH
Chinatown to Journal Square Thursday morning (6 Replies)
Hello: my mother and I are taking one of the dreaded Chinatown buses to New York on Thursday. We are staying in Jersey City and looking for the easiest way to commute from Allen Street in Chinatown over to the Journal Square area of Jersey City. If it were simply myself I would walk down Canal to the World Trade Center path station and take the path across. However I am with my 65-year-old mother, and we both have suitcases as well. Any suggestions as to the best way to travel? Is it possible...More
October 20, 2014|
Response fromAynat62|
Depending on exactly where on Allen St you'll be, the F train up to the 23rd St station then the Path seems to be the easiest to me. The transfers within stations are usually easy, just across the platform or up some stairs and over. But I'm not sure of the situation at the 23rd St station. Total trip is 41 mins on a Thursday morning according to Google maps. Will you have pull-along suitcases? They're usually easy to drag around. It's only stairs you'll have to think about,
caribencrzr
nc
Bus Dropoff - Which location? (10 Replies)
Can someone familiar with the NYC area tell me which of these locations would be the best to get dropped off and picked back up at for 3 ladies who are coming on a Saturday to do some shopping in Chinatown and the main part of the city (TImes Square, etc. I guess!.) Is Chinatown within walking distance of the main shopping areas? Any help would be appreciated. Locations: 133 E Broadway W 33rd Street 59 Canal Street 87 Chrystie Street 46 Canal Street 13 Allen Street
December 02, 2010|
Response fromevening|
West 33rd is best for being in midtown. Its probably the bus area right next to Penn Station, where you have a choice of subway routes - or you can walk to Times Square/surrounding area if the weather is good - in about 10 minutes or less. Poppa - all of the other locations are pretty much Chinatown. Most Manhattanites would know them.