Tucumcari (/ ˈ t uː k ə m ˌ k ær iː /; TOO-cum-carry) is a city in and the county seat of Quay County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 5,278 at the 2020 census. Tucumcari was founded in 1901, two years before Quay County was established.
Explore and discover what to do in Tucumcari, New Mexico · Learn about the rich Route 66 history, find the many murals in the southwest town, discover the museums and where the locals eat!
Jun 29, 2019 · The most popular things to do in Tucumcari with kids according to Tripadvisor travelers are: Route 66 Townhouse Welcome Center & Gift Shop; Mesalands Community College's Dinosaur Museum and Natural Sciences Laboratory; Murals of Tucumcari; Tee Pee Curios; New Mexico Route 66 Museum; See all kid friendly things to do in Tucumcari on Tripadvisor
Welcome to Tucumcari! Where western hospitality meets the Mother Road! From prehistoric dinosaurs to ancient Native Americans, our Spanish and Western cultures, to E.F. Beale's camel expedition, the railroad and Route 66. Your adventure awaits... ADDRESS: 404 West Route 66 88401 REGION: NorthEast PHONE: 575-461-1694 Visit Website
WELCOME TO TUCUMCARI. Boasting as a popular hub for travelers on Historic Route 66, Tucumcari is a destination, not just a blip on a map. We are home to our famous Neon Trail, murals, diners, museums and so much more!
Hype or no hype, Tucumcari is a handy place to break a journey, and even if you think you can make it to the next town, you will never regret stopping here for a night. Especially if you stop at the famous Blue Swallow Motel (815 E. Route 66, 575/461-9849, $129 and up), which no less an authority than Smithsonian magazine called “the last ...
Aug 27, 2021 · Tucumcari ( Too-koom-cah-ree) is indeed the "Gateway to New Mexico" and the "Heart of the Mother Road". It has dozens of iconic Route 66 attractions, many listed in the National Register of Historic Places. You will see gas stations, motels, diners, lounges, and restaurants on each block of Route 66 across the city.
SEE. There are so many things to see and do in Tucumcari and we invite you to extend your stay to explore our community. Four interactive museums, 18 hole golf course, disc golf right in town and lakes, hiking trails, and day trip destinations in close driving distance.
May 27, 2023 · Melissa Beasley-Lee is organizing this fundraiser to benefit New Mexico Route 66 Association Inc. On Thursday, May 25, 2023, one of the most famous towns along Route 66 - Tucumcari, New Mexico - was hit hard by dangerous storms that included up to 3inch, Baseball Size Hail. More severe weather is forecasted for the area in the coming days.
May 25, 2023 · According to a news release Thursday morning, a severe storm between Clovis and Tucumcari, New Mexico on Wednesday evening impacted a transmission line supplying electricity to the city of ...