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Address: 119 N Main St, Galena, KS

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Thanksgiving vacation

Great stop along the road. Cute. A must see if in the area. Clean display. Great for kids. Easy to find.

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Janet G
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Great stop along the road. Cute. A must see if in the area. Clean display. Great for kids. Easy to find.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This made my day. The grandchildren in the Uk love Mater so to find the original was brilliant. Ladies in shop were lovely and one took our photo with Mater. Fun thing to do on Route 66

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Thank Chris S
Galesburg, Illinois
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was a neat thing to see on our Route 66 road trip. The lady working at the stop wasn't the friendliest, not rude, just seemed like we were kinda bothering her. Gift shop was very expensive. But seeing the trucks from Cars was neat.

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Thank Kari H
Pilot Point, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I never knew the inspirational story behind the movie. What a great place to stop visit on your way through.

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Thank Jerry F
Webster Groves, Missouri
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

We enjoyed our stop at Cars on the Route. The lady who was working that day was friendly and knowledgeable. If you are a fan of CARS you have to stop and see the home of Mater and across the street is an old garage that was the inspiration for the garage in CARS.

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Thank Marliza60
Port Washington, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Cute for kids and maybe grown ups too. A great photo op and cute little buildings. Our first 66 trip.

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Thank Rebekah L
Branford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

As we pulled up we were smiling to see the "cast" of Cars waiting for us in the parking lot. There were people outside, so we thought it was open, until we parked and someone driving by yelled out the window that it was closed. Imagine our disappointment. Driving cross country taking back roads and not be able to grab... More 

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Thank Troy P
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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

This little place Cars on Route is just too adorable for words. These vehicles were the inspiration for the movie and seeing them up close was strangely quite an emotional experience- don't ask me why. Lady inside is super friendly and shared photos of the original place. This is DEFINITELY a must see place on Route 66.

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Thank Trish W
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Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Great little town with a cool story behind Mater. A must see If you even are 20 miles away. If you got kids they will love you for this stop.

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Thank Jason H
Springfield, MO
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Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

We love stopping here to take pictures. They have added several others over the years since our first visit. Worth the drive to see if kids love the movie

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