New Mexico Route 66 Museum, Tucumcari

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A unique experience and look into the Land of Enchantment's Route 66 heritage. From Glenrio to Gallup, the Ozark Trails system to today's Historic Route 66 and everything in between. "Be Enchanted" and explore our state's 604 miles of original Route 66.

We're at the Tucumcari Convention Center - drive towards the back of the parking lot and look for our building.

Current exhibits include: World's Largest Route 66 Photo Exhibit by Michael Campanelli with 166 photos of Route 66 all on one wall, 1929 Ford Model A Sedan, 1931 Ford Model A Coupe, 1937 Studebaker President, 1956 Mercury Montclair, 1963 Studebaker GT, 1975 Plymouth Fury, Loretta Lynn signed Route 66 Guitar, A&W Diner with Rock-Ola Juke Box and much more.

The New Mexico Route 66 Museum is a 501(c3) non-profit organization. Charitable donations are always welcome...
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  • Very nice quiet little museum- hard to find but well worth it. Lots of history from the staff. I recommend this museum very much  more »
  • A very interesting video of Route 66 in New Mexico, take time to watch it. Take time to look at the photos and books as well. Museum well done.  more »
  • The museum was quaint. We would have stayed longer, except the volunteers political opinions were not welcomed.
  • Small but concise and incredibly awesome.the lady running game it was fun,knowledgeable, and answered my 6 year Olds abundant questions .they both enjoyed their conversations

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