Los Lunas Visitor Center/Chamber of Commerce
Los Lunas Visitor Center
3447 Lambros Rd.
Los Lunas, NM 87031
Web site: Los Lunas Visitor Center
Institution Type: Visitor Center, Museum
Description: The Los Lunas Visitor Center maintains a permanent exhibit of historic photographs featuring scenes of Route 66 as it passed through the village, neighboring hamlets, and Isleta Pueblo during the period 1926-37. The approximately 50 photographs, which are accompanied by considerable explanatory text and road maps showing the old alignment, include views of churches, service stations, mercantile stores and other businesses on Main Street (Route 66), the Luna Mansion, cafes, auto camps and travelers’ cabins, family gatherings, and the original concrete bridge across the Rio Grande.
Regions Covered: Route 66 in New Mexico
Type of Materials: Maps, Photographs
Time Periods: 20th century
Monday through Friday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
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