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Interesting building.

The shell station was located in a residential area but easy to find as it stood out. Interesting... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
L B
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Miami, Florida
Cool Old Shell Station

I love the history of this old gas station. I wish it was still open as a gift shop or something... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
James G
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Summerfield NC
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All reviews piece of history service station perfect photo op preservation society sketchy neighborhood working station nice photo opportunity take pictures great little place bygone era few moments in great shape old days quarry park fun place to visit worth a stop north carolina
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Quaint little piece of history in the middle of an older section of Winston Salem. This is a stand alone attraction and is basically a "drive-by."

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The shell station was located in a residential area but easy to find as it stood out. Interesting building. Only downside, it was closed so i couldn't go inside to see the memorabilia but definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank L B
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

I love the history of this old gas station. I wish it was still open as a gift shop or something like that. It is well kept and a great photo op.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James G
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Passed this gem many times during my time in Winston. I'm glad it survived. Take a photo and remember when....

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank mythmage
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We like to see Roadside Attractions. Even though there is not much to do, it was fun to mess around and get a dueling gas pump pictures! Cute gas station, sketchy neighborhood.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Amy O
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

A piece of history. Worth the drive from Winston Salem . Refer the pictures for the accurate location, so you don’t have to wander and figure out this landmark.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great little place to stop by and see from days gone by. It is the perfect photo op if you have classic car. This may be the only one left in the country.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank K5822YCdougs
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This would even be better to stop in front of the old Shell Station if you were driving a vintage or classic car, but it was still worth the trip to see. Although the neighborhood appeared to be a bit run down the Shell was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank stevesSNBMN
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We swung by after visiting Quarry Park. It’s a unique stop, definitely worth doing. It doesn’t take very long to park, take photos, and go. It would be nice to have a sign/board up outside with some historical facts of how these came to be,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dhandus2
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

It was difficult to find on the first attempt but we googled its location and found it on the second try. Very unique and a must see while in the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bobbi2359
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Robin0331
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We just stopped for a picture. It was a "must see" for us.
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