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Nostagic Kick on Rout 66

This Route 66 landmark Phillips 66 gastation in Baxter Springs houses the Route 66 Information... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Bruce W
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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A must see for Route 66 travelers. Has a lot of local history. You can even sign your name on the... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
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“great stop”(3 reviews)
“souvenirs”(2 reviews)
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940 Military Ave, Baxter Springs, KS 66713-1545
+1 620-856-2385
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This Route 66 landmark Phillips 66 gastation in Baxter Springs houses the Route 66 Information Center and gift shop. The gas station is well preserved and inside you can get friendly travel advice and buy a souvenir. The information center is also a small museum...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

A must see for Route 66 travelers. Has a lot of local history. You can even sign your name on the wall, if you can find any room left. A small quant little place but a must see.

Thank Camper224364
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Loved the viaitor center and visiting with Crazy Legs Walker! He was so knowledgeable and gave us great ideas for photos. Gave us great brochures and maps too.

Thank JodifromJackson
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Stopped in and talk to two very nice man that had a lot of knowledge about route 66 ! Found more brochures on route 66 in Oklahoma Texas and Missouri . Glad we stopped in !

Thank vicnorris
Reviewed 25 February 2018

The Route 66 Welcome Center in Baxter Springs is a great stop to get information on Route 66 from the knowledgeable volunteers. They are very friendly and have a passion for the Mother Road themselves. It is also a great photo opportunity of the vintage...More

Thank Angie_Ohio
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Such a cute history of these Route 66 gas stations, build to look like homes! It was closed when we went by, but I am still glad that we made the stop to see it. Definitely drop by if its on your Route!

Thank Emily K
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We stopped and visited one of the old Kansas Route 66 Gas Stations that was mentioned in one of our Route 66 Road Guides. We met one of the city’s many volunteers who engaged us and a couple from Great Britain about the history of...More

Thank TheRichard26
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Stopped in here on our Route 66 trip. Very knowledgable volunteers. Almost didn't stay until opening hours, glad we did. Excited to see the old service station had been saved and refurbished. Nice gift shop.

Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on our way back from the rainbow bridge. The docent was kind and took lots of time with us. She even came out snd took photos. You can write your name on the walls and see lots of gas station relics

Thank Kevin Wayne A
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We stopped here as it was on our list of places to see on Rt 66 (which is only 13 miles in Kansas). It has a small museum & of course the gift shop. We had some questions but the 3 guys who were there...More

Thank mcriss50
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