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The California Route 66 Museum

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Fun tour of Americana

The docents are well-versed & love their jobs. It's a small museum with fun historical pieces of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nice food at nice prices.

They employees treat you well and serve great food for great prices. Its a very clean place to din... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Barstow, California
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The California Route 66 Museum is an Interactive museum with over 4500 Sq. Ft. of floor space and photo opportunities for the visitors to share memories in such settings as a 50’s diner, our VW Love Bus complete with hippy wigs and sunglasses for...more
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16825 S D St, Victorville, CA 92395-3207
+1 760-951-0436
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The docents are well-versed & love their jobs. It's a small museum with fun historical pieces of the area, local legends (Roy Roger & Dale Evans) and vintage lifestyle.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

They employees treat you well and serve great food for great prices. Its a very clean place to din at.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank anthonysN769OQ
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We visited as part of our drive on Route 66. Lots for us all to enjoy - kids loved the references to the Cars movie. Helpful staff gave us great tips on things to see on the drive. Also has restrooms on site.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank belindam214
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A group of us went over and had a wonderful time looking over everything and seeing tons of items from old cars in the 20s and up. There are many pictures there to see, inexpensive items to purchase. I can't name all the great things...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank alawson2u
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

For those that are a lover of history, this is a must see. The volunteers at the Route 66 Museum are absolutely wonderful and happy to share their knowledge with you. You can either check out the museum yourself or the volunteers are happy to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mum_to_4_terrors
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Chock full of interesting historical artifacts, stories, and an attentive/knowledgeable volunteer staff that love to share!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debra E
Reviewed 15 September 2018

A great little museum that chronicles the history of Route 66 through the surrounding area. The gravel car park is a bit of a pain if you are on a motorcycle.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TonyTanz
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. Kindness of the volunteers, the man is so kind and funny at the same time. He loves what he do and I love this place because you can breath the route66 air. Inside you can do amazing pics and also funny...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cippy86
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This museum was much more than we expected,staff was very friendly and knowledgeable,great photo ops,I highly recommend for individuals and families.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 57soniav
Reviewed 21 August 2018

we had a good time at this museum, it is bigger than it looks, volunteers give you lots of information, great exhibits and photo opportunities, recommend it to anyone traveling through the area with some free time

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank linda1530
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Linda A
18 August 2017|
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Response from beetrvln | Reviewed this property |
They are open Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 am to 4 pm. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Sunday the hours are 11 am to 3 pm.
19 June 2016|
Response from Paula R | Reviewed this property |
They are open 10:00 am til 4:00 pm on Saturdays. Sunday's open 11:00am til 3:00 pm. Entry is FREE. It will not take you over two hours to see everything. I was there just over one hour and even watched a movie they... More
18 June 2016|
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Response from Marilyn K | Reviewed this property |
This is quite a small museum compared to other large ones but fun and worthwhile ( in my opinion) historical perspective on a piece of time. If you are planning a trip from Alaska it would be worth a quick email or phone... More