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Flagstaff Visitor Center

One East Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
+1 800-842-7293
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Very nice

My husband and I thought we would check it out and really learned a lot. The staff was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Scottsdale, Arizona
Very helpful and good parking

We four Brits based our oh-too-short afternoon in Flagstaff on the lovely Visitor Centre. This was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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“train depot” (23 reviews)
“visitor center” (76 reviews)
“free maps” (7 reviews)
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One East Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
+1 800-842-7293
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I thought we would check it out and really learned a lot. The staff was very knowledgeable and kind.They had a great selection of merchandise. We loved that the amtrack station is connected right on to it.

Thank alicialn06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We four Brits based our oh-too-short afternoon in Flagstaff on the lovely Visitor Centre. This was a weekday in October, not peak season, and we easily parked the car in the adjacent pay car park. (There's a free short-stay car park too.) We loved the...More

Thank Johnfrisbee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The visitors center is in the train station. Other than the location, this was a typical visitor center.

Thank Ted S
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Cool place in an old train depot. Lots of information to sort through about the area and the state. We did find parking pretty limited, but that's the way it is around most of old downtown and along the Route 66 scene. Lots of gifts...More

Thank Ft_Worth_Tx_Paul
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The place is off the famed Route 66 in downtown Flagstaff AZ. It was impossible to park there so we walked into the center. A strange smell permeated the city like rotting pork, which didn't help morale. Most of the folks were friendly but they...More

2  Thank Angie Y
Jessica L, Manager at Flagstaff Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Flagstaff Visitor Center, I apologize that you did not have a good experience coming in for information on rock hounding and had difficulty parking at our location. There is not much in the way of rock...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We live in the Phoenix area and had not explored much of Northern Arizona. In mid-October we took a week off work and made Flagstaff our "base" for our Northern Arizona trip. We stopped at the Flagstaff Visitor Center and they had a lot of...More

1  Thank Rick C
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Su ch a great idea to make the visitor center in the train depot. Perfect for Flagstaff! Cute assortment of gifts and ample info for tourists!

1  Thank LovemyAcura
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Friendly, informative staff, historic building, clean rest rooms, very nice little gift shop, lots of useful brochures and maps [free], and frequent trains--something for everyone! As others have mentioned, this should be your first stop when visiting Flagstaff. The maps of downtown restaurants and shops...More

Thank RLane_11
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This visitor's center is located in the 1926 Santa Fe Train Depot building on historic Route 66 which it shares with the still functioning Amtrak train station. The architecture alone is worth a visit if only for a photo stop. However, the friendly staff will...More

Thank capitollover
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Visitor center is located in the original train station, which still functions as an Amtrak train station. Everyone there was extremely helpful. They also had a wonderful gift shop.

Thank Madelyn S
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23 October 2017|
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Response from saykenny | Reviewed this property |
Yes for sure the town is dog 🐕 friendly
7 January 2017|
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Response from Arizona510 | Reviewed this property |
There are actually 2 parking lots at the former ATSF depot, one with 15 minutes, and another with 2 hours. There is a car parking place off Beaver Street and Phoenix Avenue which is free. It's where the city buses also go... More
Joven Rey M
16 December 2016|
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Response from Jessica L | Property representative |
There is all day parking available south of the tracks on Phoenix Ave. for longer than that if you are taking Amtrak there is 14 day parking by permit that you can get from the Amtrak ticket agent on the day of your... More