Welcome to Tucumcari - Route 66, New Mexico, USA.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 35° 10.756 W 103° 43.575
13S E 615980 N 3893666
Quick Description: The artistic Welcome to Tucumcari mural, is one of many artworks & murals on display around the Route 66 town, in Quay County, New Mexico.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 4/8/2015 4:17:51 AM
Waymark Code: WMNNDK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
Welcome to Tucumcari:
Tucumcari is a city in and the county seat of Quay County, New Mexico. The population is over 5,000.

The welcome mural painted in pastel colours in cartoon/caricature style, with with mostly sky blue, & dessert background. To the left of the sign the mural features a bow legged Cowboy wearing an oversized hat. The Welcome sign with the text reads, "Welcome to Tucumcari, New Mexico, - Land of enchantment." & sponsors details.
Two stereotype tourist, one a Male with camera, holding a small dog on a lead, stands next to a Female hiker, both to the right of the sign.

The mural is sponsored by the Big Dipper Café & ice cream parlour,
Located across the road from the Welcome mural.
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