Great Western Vacation-Day 11-Painted Desert Inn

Old Route 66 ran by the Painted Desert/Petrified Forest. There the Painted Desert Inn was located. The old inn was rehabilitated within the past decade and is now open to the public. You can tour the inside and their is a little visitor center there.

The Painted Desert Inn was designed by the National Park Service and built by the CCC. The Painted Desert Inn was in operation until 1963.