Classic neon signs in Amarillo

One of my favorite things to look for while traveling the backroads is to look for great old neon signs. It’s the craftsmanship, the typography, the enthusiasm that all makes my heart sing. While Amarillo isn’t quite as prolific as Albuquerque or Tucumcari, it does offer up some classics …

Arrow Motel
8819 Emerald Boulevard West

Triangle Motel
7954 East Amarillo Boulevard

Eastridge Lanes
5405 East Amarillo Boulevard
(806) 383-9531 • eastridgelanes.com

Woods Inn
4600 East Amarillo Boulevard • (806) 376-8148

Silver Spur Motel
4011 East Amarillo Boulevard • (806) 383-7381

Cowboy Motel
3619 East Amarillo Boulevard • (806) 383-3040

Cactus Motel
2830 East Amarillo Blvd

Palo Duro Motel
2820 East Amarillo Boulevard • (806) 383-2268

Route 66 Inn
2806 East Amarillo Boulevard • (806) 383-3318

Ding How Restaurant
2415 East Amarillo Blvd

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