Amarillo, Texas: Cadillac Ranch

Is it just a line of ten junker Cadillacs buried nose-down in a dusty farm field -- or is it art?

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Cadillac Ranch.

Cadillac Ranch

Not fancy but legendary! Easy to find just off the highway and free short walk out to these half-buried monuments. People swarming, spray painting and admiring others' work.

[Julie Jobinger, 07/04/2015]

Cadillac Ranch.

Cadillac Ranch

I have wanted to visit this for years and I finally did. It was so much fun making some legal graffiti. Other reviewers had talked about how much trash there was, and there was some, but it wasn't as bad as I thought. It was, however, FREEZING cold, and so windy -- but that didn't stop us from leaving our mark. I already want to go back and do it again! Don't forget to buy your paint to take with you. We got ours at the Home Depot just up the road.

[Jenny, 02/20/2015]

Cadillac Ranch.

Cadillac Ranch

Cleaner than expected! Wonderful piece of Americana.

[Judy, 01/02/2015]

Cadillac Ranch.

Cadillac Ranch

This piece is excellent in person! So much fun to look at the layers of images and messages people have tagged. All positive too!

[Jenn, 12/16/2014]

Peace sign in spray cans.

Cadillac Ranch

I liked what someone did with the used paint cans.

[Joyce D, 11/06/2014]

All we are saying, is Give Our Cadillac Ranch Spray Paint Art a Chance. (impromptu spray can display was temporary -- Joyce's pic is dated Jan. 2012)

Cadillac Ranch

I-40, Amarillo, TX
Just west of the Amarillo city line. I-40 exit 60. Follow the frontage road on the south side of I-40 (old Route 66) east for one mile. Cadillac Ranch will be on the right (south) side; just park your car along the shoulder and enter the pasture through an unlocked gate. Visitors are encouraged; dog friendly.
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