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Address: I-40, Route 66, Groom, TX

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Just a Photo Op

Read about this water tower in a travel book. It's just off the exit, so we stopped just long enough to get a few pictures. Pretty cool though!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jennifer487
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Sherwood, Arkansas
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Joensuu, Finland
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473 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is leaning water tower, good for short stop for photo as passing by. Not much to say. Easy to spot when arriving to Groom.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

What you see in the photo is basically it. We didn't even bother stopping, just rolled down the window and took a photo from the interstate.

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East Liverpool, Ohio
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215 reviews
103 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not a whole lot to see here it's just a leaning water tower but also you dont see them every day so we stopped for a funny photo op.

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Sherwood, Arkansas
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41 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Read about this water tower in a travel book. It's just off the exit, so we stopped just long enough to get a few pictures. Pretty cool though!

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Thank Jennifer487
Bixby, Oklahoma
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42 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

You can see it well from the highway, but if you're not looking, you'll miss it. It's across from the giant crosses. Definitely a cute photo opportunity.

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Norman, Oklahoma
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107 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I was driving through this God forsaken part of the country when I stopped for gas and noticed the leaning water tower. As I went in to pay I noticed that they sold t-shirts, hats, and other souvenier items with the leaning tower on it. When your claim to fame is poor contruction you have a sad existence. But hey,... More 

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Thank Kevin D
Bradford, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We really didn't stop here long. In fact stopped, took a picture and kept on going. Yep its a route 66 attraction but there's nothing really much to it.

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Thank VickyW123
Hemet, California
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215 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The leaning Tower of Texas is a really cute and unique leaning water tower that you can see from the 40 freeway. It's not necessary for you to pull over and take pictures because you can see it for a little while ahead on the road and will have your camera ready by the time you pass by right in... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Drove by this and thought "oh my" they have a problem here not realizing I'd see it on Trip Advisor.

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Thank Peggy V
Poole, United Kingdom
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599 reviews
237 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is just a leaning water tower. A marker that you pass on Route 66 but if you were asleep and missed it, nothing to go back for.

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Thank Chris S

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