Historic Downtown and Railroad District, Flagstaff

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Dine, shop, check out art galleries, and admire historical brick buildings with mountain peaks on the horizon in Historic Downtown and Railroad District. The area was once the heart of a thriving railroad, lumber, and ranching town, and you can see this rich history on display today. Take a walking tour to learn about the historical buildings, and visit the downtown train station, which still retains a turn-of-the-century style. The visitor’s center inside the train station provides personalized travel information, free guides, maps, and brochures. You can easily navigate downtown on foot; parking can be hard to come by. Our Flagstaff tour planner makes visiting Historic Downtown and Railroad District and other Flagstaff attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Downtown Flagstaff is a great place to shop, eat or just relax. There are multiple restaurants in the downtown area, or within a 10 minute drive. There are some very good shops for jewelry and Indian ...  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    Old trains from the great era of the Wild West, also old carts and other vehicles used by the locals... Interesting.
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  • August 10, 2017
    The very pretty town and ordered was and is a very important railway junction. On route 66. Don't miss the locomotive
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