Death Valley Junction Travel Guide

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    Hotel

    by WulfstanTraveller Updated Nov 12, 2015

    The hotel is the main structure in Death Valley Junction and, in addition to the Opera House, museum, and cafe, it is interesting just to look around the hotel, too, although I have never stayed here. It is a interesting building with an interesting lobby and rustic Mission Revival appearance with long covered arcades around a central area.

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    Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad Museum

    by WulfstanTraveller Written Feb 15, 2014

    In one wing of the Amargosa Hotel building, next to the Amargosa Cafe, is this little museum, dedicated to the local history and especially the Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad, which operated out of the very rooms where the museum is located. The vaults are still there. They have created a lovely HO-scale railroad showing Death Valley Junction and the Amargosa Hotel, etc.

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    Derelict Old Buildings

    by WulfstanTraveller Written Apr 1, 2012

    One cannot also see, if not actually go into, the derelict old buildings that I think were left over from the borax company-town days, when this place housed workers for the company.

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Death Valley Junction Hotels

  • Amargosa Opera House and Hotel

    608 Death Valley Junction, Death Valley Junction, California, 92328, United States

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Solo

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    Amargosa Cafe: Great little cafe/diner

    by WulfstanTraveller Updated Feb 15, 2014

    This is a little old diner attached to the Amargosa Hotel. It has some neat old decor with counter and old stools, etc., and good home-made food. Burgers, burritos, and a broad range of home-made pies are good. They have ice cream, too. Service is friendly and it's the only place to eat between Furnace Creek and Pahrump.

    Favorite Dish: Burritos and pie are our favorites here.

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