Tucumcari, New Mexico
Tucumcari, NM, is renowned as a historic gateway to Route 66, the "Heart of the Mother Road." It boasts well-preserved Route 66 relics and has been featured in Western films.
Visit the Blue Swallow Motel in Tucumcari for a nostalgic journey to the 1950s and 60s. This well-preserved Route 66 landmark offers modern amenities and retro-themed rooms.
Vibrant nightlife in the bars, where locals and travelers alike come together. Enjoy the lively atmosphere, music, and friendly conversations at these welcoming establishments.
A must-see for Route 66 enthusiasts. This souvenir store, once a gas station, is a perfect spot for travelers and a great place for unique gifts and Route 66 memorabilia.
At 416 St Adams Street. For a small $5 admission fee, you'll discover an extensive collection showcasing Tucumcari's history, from dinosaur fossils to military relics.
Reminiscent of the 1950s and 1960s. Don't miss the Route 66 motel lights, including Frontier, Travelodge Hotel, Pow Wow Inn, Blue Swallow, and Buckaroo Motel.
01 Pow Wow Restaurant
02 Tucumcari Railroad Museum
03 Tucumcari Murals
04 New Mexico Route 66 Museum
05 Mesalands Dinosaur Museum