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Downtown Williams Historic Walk

189 reviews
Williams, AZ
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All reviews grand canyon route town nostalgic feel small town feel shop owners great place to shop arizona desert couple of hours south rim memorabilia americana heritage az railway plaques highway west
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The historic downtown area has many gift shops and eateries that are themed to the old Route 66. Be sure to read the plaques on some of the buildings that tell of the original store on that site

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank joemess
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The town is definitely done up for Christmas. There's a giant fake tree all lit up and decorated. Store fronts are all festive. Is a very enjoyable walk up and down main street. Plenty of shops for souvenirs and Christmas gifts.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

We were on our way to Grand Canyon south rim. Dropped by this town for lunch . It was really nice as it give you the feel like you are in the movie car. I read about this town before going so really glad we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank clare112012
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across Williams Arizona after visiting Grand Canyon South Rim. Great old town on historic Route 66. Great little dinner we ate and wish we could have spent a few days there to relax instead of only a couple of hours. Can take he train...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank D C
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a great town on Route 66 they still have a lot of the old business open and they are very friendly and they have great food to

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

What a fun little town high in the Arizona desert. Great place to shop, explore and eat. Very historic buildings along the old road of historic route 66. If you headed or coming back from the Grand Canyon this is a must stop. I stopped...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OntheRoadBigTrips_
Reviewed August 20, 2018

If you are looking for some good restaurants, some cool shops (especially the local artist shop for unique items) a wine tasting bar and an old saloon and just a feel for the old Route 66 days, you can't beat Williams. Small, easy to get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deborah P
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Accidentally ended up in Williams, AZ and we love . Wanted to stay longer. Great free entertainment. Many food options. Delightful shopping boutiques. Motel prices very high considering room quality, but only because town is so great. Rode Railway to Grand Canyon. It was fun,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Loved the history and the old building. Great restaurants and food was excellent. Highly recommended for a short three-four day trip

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jewels6222
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Williams seems to be getting the most out of their location on the old highway Route 66, we found it to be a very retro and very cosy and nice town. We enjoyed our stay tgere

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TM2205
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