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Ash Fork Historical Society Museum

901 West Old Route 66, Ash Fork, AZ 86320
+1 928-637-0204
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Great stop along Route 66

This is a great little spot to stop as you make your way down Route 66. It is not very large but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
GallowsThief
,
Fl
Absolutely outstanding

A very small, very local museum spotlighting Ash Creek. Once a thriving town which boasted Harvey... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sueabram
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Mojacar, Spain
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  • Average3%
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901 West Old Route 66, Ash Fork, AZ 86320
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+1 928-637-0204
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great little spot to stop as you make your way down Route 66. It is not very large but holds quite a nice amount of historical facts about the town and Route 66. It is free to enter but you can make...More

Thank GallowsThief
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very small, very local museum spotlighting Ash Creek. Once a thriving town which boasted Harvey Hotel (same design as the one in Williams which is now the train depot) and served the needs of travellers along Route 66. Now a small community whose story...More

Thank sueabram
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Ash Fork is a small town on 66 that is considered the "flagstone capitol of the world". The museum is free, but open only Monday - Friday. It isn't a big and fancy museum, you basically get what you pay for the visit (it is...More

Thank travelwriter52
Reviewed 13 September 2016

JoJo advised us to stop in Ash Fork on our way from Williams to Prescott. awesome museum, the fellow working there was very knowledgeable and fun to talk to. lots of neat stuff and nicely done, plan on spending an hour to really see all...More

Thank Zevonite
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the museum. It's free, but they appreciate donations. It's only open Monday through Friday.

Thank Patrick T
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The Ash Fork museum was very worthwhile to visit, very interesting, and had a very good docent guiding us through the museum. We learned a lot about the area with our visit. Glad we went there.

Thank Ruth T
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Went there on a Friday, the boson Will was friendly and informative. A great history of Ash Fork including the school room area. There were pictures of my mom and other artifacts. They also have a fantastic kachina exhibit. Sadly, many of the historic buildings...More

Thank Shawn S
Reviewed 16 March 2016

As you drive through tiny Ash Fork, you may think nothing ever happened here but you would be wrong. Once a thriving railroad hub, there's a lot to earn and this museum does it well.

1  Thank GarterRanch
Reviewed 29 November 2015

This town is actually a sad example of what happened when I-40 came about. I'm not sure if I would drive a great distance to see this, but if you are interested in exploring Route 66 near here anyway, you should make a stop if...More

1  Thank Shawni_and_Buck
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I enjoy stopping at local museums and have seen many throughout the US. The Ash Fork Museum, I think, is exceptional. I spent well over an hour perusing the displays. The volunteer was quite knowledgeable and interesting. A real enjoyable place.

1  Thank kataz
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