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Historic Downtown and Railroad District

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Address: 1 E Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5530

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nice bit of nostolgia

This is worth a quick look as it is right in the middle of old town and really easy to find parking and walk around a bit.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Olathe, Kansas
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Olathe, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is worth a quick look as it is right in the middle of old town and really easy to find parking and walk around a bit.

Thank JimOB1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Train depot is really restored nicely. Lots of local information about the surrounding area. Also nice gifts for all ages. The staff was friendly, and very helpful. Railroads were a big part of the history of our country

Thank don w
Guttenberg, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Flagstaff's historic district is very interesting. The historic buildings and variety of shopping makes it a must see. Lots of unique eateries and bars all within walking distance to each other.

Thank Patricia B
Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The true character of an old western railroad town is in tact, combined with the thriving university vibe. The variety and quality of new restuarants will surprise you. Step back in time with up to date coffee houses, shopping, and an abundance of charm.

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Pittsburgh, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiance and I overnighted in Flagstaff en route to the Grand Canyon. We enjoyed dinner at drinks at a local pub and explored downtown. We LOVED the friendly, relaxed atmosphere Flagstaff has to offer! Can't wait to return!

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Silver City, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We headed down San Francisco St and had fun looking in all the store windows, buying soap at the Flagstaff Soap Company and getting sweet treats at one of the candy stores. Lots of sports stores with clothing, packs, shoes and equipment. The prices are good and all the sale people were friendly and fun to talk too. Had a... More 

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Prescott Valley, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many shops and restaurants on the streets of Flagstaff's historic downtown on the north side of the historic Route 66 and BNSF railroad tracks. Aside from the buildings this is a great way to see Eastbound and Westbound freight trains. AMTRACK also stops at Flagstaff but only during very early morning and very late evening.

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Benicia, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the old town buildings are preserved still. The old town motel signs around the Route 66 are still there. Lots of small locally owned business around to eat and shop Indian stuff.

Thank Ruplogin
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found myself stuck in Flagstaff for an extra day. With time to kill I went to check out their downtown. What a great find! Lots of indy shops, restaurants, bars, coffee houses, and dessert places. Several blocks worth. Plus beautiful sunshine and a glorious view of the mountains. If you're driving across the country on I-40, stop off and... More 

Thank Dianne D
Peoria, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parking can be a bit of an issue, but we were able to find a spot in a parking garage. I think the cost was $12 for the day. Everything is within walking distance. We found a candy shop, art galleries, gift shops, wineries, breweries, and bars.

Thank NicoleK945

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