Yucca, Arizona: Golf Ball House

Area 66 is a former private residence shaped like a huge golf ball, originally built as the Dinosphere restaurant for a never completed desert community.

Area 66

Alamo Rd, Yucca, AZ
I-40 exit 25 (Alamo Rd). Southeast of the exit, easily visible from the interstate.
Private property. Visible from interstate.
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Golf Ball House

Not currently open to public. They're aiming to open by end of January 2019.

[CV, 01/01/2019]

Area 66 billboard.

Golf Ball House

We pulled off the freeway to get a closer view. There's a convenience store, "Area 66," located there. You cannot tour the house, as it is a private residence, but was worth the short drive off of the freeway to get a better view. Maybe a mile off and a mile back on. It was not far.

[gaburkett, 06/06/2017]

Golf ball house.

Golf Ball House

We stopped late in the day. We were the only visitors there. Nice view. Great stop to stretch your legs and explore. As you leave there are three signs, one motel and two gas stations, to take pictures of. Along the dirt road right before the freeway entrance to the right there is a Chrysler Proving Grounds.

[Jennifer, 04/10/2016]


Golf Ball House

I was worried that the Golf Ball House would be hard to find, as I couldn't easily spot it on Google Maps. But it's right there, very viewable from I-40 at exit 25.

[Mary Cancilla, 07/15/2014]

Golf Ball House.

Golf Ball House

While you can't actually go in the house, it's fun to look at from the outside. There is an alien themed assortment of oddities in the parking lot and a small convenience store.

Sitting in the middle of nowhere and visible from a distance on the highway, this is an easy and fun stop off I-40.

[sequoyah, 04/23/2011]

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