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Route 66 Auto Museum

Open Now: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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A time back in history

For all vintage car and truck enthusiasts the Route 66 Museum is the place to visit. They also... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
patmoncayo
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
The best classic car museum I’ve been to

The Route 66 Auto Museum in Santa Rosa, New Mexico, USA, is the best classic car museum I’ve ever... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2018
meckerdt
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St. George, Utah
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2866 Historic Route 66, Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2751
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Reviewed 6 days ago

For all vintage car and truck enthusiasts the Route 66 Museum is the place to visit. They also have a boutique where you can pick up a lot of fun mementos. Seeing all these old vehicles, at least for those of us who remember them...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank patmoncayo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The website says they close at 6pm. We got there very excited after a long trip. It was barely 4:30pm and it was close. We weren't the only tourists left disappointed. I guess we should've called ahead or the owners need to get their times...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

The Route 66 Auto Museum in Santa Rosa, New Mexico, USA, is the best classic car museum I’ve ever been to! There’s a $10 charge to enter (and a stern warning not to touch any of the cars unless you’re planning on buying them!), but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank meckerdt
Reviewed November 30, 2018

very cool museum. very clean, staff was friendly and many things to check out. if you can afford them, some are for sale. cars and trucks are nicely reconditioned and some are unique.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wolfman23
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

The good old days, a walk down memory lane. Really nice cars and memorabilia. Easy on and off the Interstate, and enough room to park a semi.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Great stop off place on Route 66, it cost $5 each to walk round a place with some amazing cars and memorabilia from the past. It has a little cafe, snack and gift shop. I would highly recommend a stop here!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

Listed as an Auto Museum in the brochure and on the building but inside it looked more like a consignment lot for vintage vehicles. It was good use of a warehouse. Taking photos was tricky with the sale signs on the windshield. Parking is spacious....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Deborah S
Reviewed November 3, 2018

We didn't expect much of this little one-room museum, but it was a fun diversion for a half hour or so. It feature a collection of many different styles and eras, many of which are for sale. There is also a huge collection of vintage...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TJG214
Reviewed October 28, 2018

This looked interesting so stopped to check it out. The shop was fun and had some things to look at and buy. The owner was full of information and very friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark M
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I got there a little late, so I didn't get to spend as much time as I wanted to. I was caught off guard, as I thought the sign said "free" museum... not so, but it was worth the $5.00 admission price

Date of experience: October 2018
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January 11, 2019|
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Response from deweyrivera4 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there the ones that were for sale was marked in the window. The number of the owners was on the paper that I looked at.
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September 1, 2018|
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Response from mcriss50 | Reviewed this property |
We also visited in 2018 so it is definitely still opened.
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561sharond
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Response from RedWolfCDB | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we were there two weeks ago while traveling Route 66, and it’s still open. It’s not a big museum, but well worth the stop if you’re interested in classic cars.
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