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Glenrio, New Mexico: Russell's Travel Center Museum

Collection of vintage restored autos, gas pumps, toys, pop culture relics, and life-size cutouts of Hollywood stars.

Russell's Truck and Travel Center

1583 Frontage Rd 4132, Glenrio, NM
Russell's Truck and Travel Center. North side of I-40 and Hwy 93/392, at exit 369. The museum is in back of the mini mart.
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Russell's Travel Center Museum

Inside Russell's Travel Center Museum....

[Callmemochelle, 11/16/2021]

Russell's Travel Center Museum.

Russell's Travel Center Museum

What a hidden gem. There are cars, barbershop chairs, jukeboxes and other collectibles. The even cooler thing about this museum is that 100% of the donations go to feed needy individuals and families.

[Michelle, 01/08/2019]


Russell's Travel Center Museum

Not only does this place have a small but amazing museum of cars (mostly 1950-1968), but there is an excellent dog run (very clean) and a chapel! This is one of the only truck stops I would strongly recommend that folks see... especially if you have a dog and you like free car museums.

[Martin Hafer, 09/18/2018]
Russell's Travel Center

I happened upon this free museum of vintage cars and decorative items inside a travel center. I have been telling anyone I know who might pass it to take the time to stop. It's nicely presented and generously shared with the public!

[Diane, 01/06/2018]
Russell's Truckstop and Car Museum

What a special surprise! We stopped for a bathroom break and discovered a great gift shop, Route 66 diner, and an amazing car museum with a great and enthusiastic staff to show us around.

[Jeannine Dickerson, 06/12/2017]

Russell's also claims to have "the best showers on the planet," so visitors may want to bring a towel for the full attraction experience.

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