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Russell's Truck and Travel Center

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This is a great place. Travel center, cafe, gift shop museum. There is "a lot" to see in the museum.

Reviewed yesterday
Plymouth, Minnesota

We stopped here for a quick snack. The property is very large with a huge convenience store/gift... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Birmingham, Alabama
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“truck stop”(27 reviews)
“car museum”(34 reviews)
“classic cars”(17 reviews)
1583 Frontage Road 4132, I-40 Exit 369, Glenrio, NM 88434
+1 575-576-8700
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a great place. Travel center, cafe, gift shop museum. There is "a lot" to see in the museum.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 530stanw
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped here for a quick snack. The property is very large with a huge convenience store/gift shop, diner, Subway, and a Car Museum. It is free to go into the museum and worth the time. There are a number of cars from the "old...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank shnpan
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped off at Russell's Travel Center for some gas and a snack. What we found was a super car show in their parking lot. There were classics, antiques, and classics t enjoy. Inside, we found a museum of everything great about the 1950's; jukeboxes,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank NeverInMexicoAgain
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Also amazing museum of cars and antiques and Memorabilia. They have a diner that is simple diner fare but made well. I enjoyed my time here. So much to look at and buy!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank upinthesaddle
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with very friendly and attentive staff. Very well stuffed store, huge parking lot.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed 18 November 2018

We didn't expect much when stopping at Russell's Truck and Travel Center. However, we were amazed at how big it is and how many things are sold here (merchandise and food). But, the biggest surprise was the incredible free car museum (and many other memorabilia...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Nice selection of vintage vehicles and many other items from the past. A great way to stretch your legs, relax, and great photo opportunities.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 30 October 2018

There is a car museum with lots of curiosities displayed with the gorgeous cars, a grocery store, a gift store and a diner! It is all fabulous and definitely worth a stop

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GreenInsights
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

A great pit stop for everything - restrooms, 66 diner, amazing classic cars beautifully restored, lots of retro memorabilia, toys and posters. Also lots of rare photos of Elvis and Marylin. There is a Subways if you are all diner-ed out. Definitely worth taking time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank leesixtysix
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Horrible food. They don't know how to cook an omelet, biscuits and gravy or even eggs that aren't runny. The toasted English muffin was "toasted" on the flat top with some sort of oil that was rancid. Asked for crispy hash browns and they were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael U
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Frances R
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Response from Judy C | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I never saw or heard of any program on it. They also had no signs or advertising calling attention to any such show/article.