Neon Sign at Rockwood Motor Court in Springfield, Missouri Route 66 motel

Rockwood Motor Court in Springfield, Missouri

Book a stay at the oldest operating motor court on Route 66: Rockwood Motor Court in Springfield, Missouri. Built in 1929, this roadside motel has hosted Route 66 travelers for nearly 100 years. Deverne Ruckman operated this popular tourist camp from the start. It originally featured ten guest units, split between single accommodations and duplex…

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Gary's Gay Parita in Ash Grove, Missouri Route 66 Roadside Attraction

Gary’s Gay Parita in Ash Grove, Missouri

Gary's Gay Parita on Route 66 in Ash Grove, Missouri is a replica of a 1934 Sinclair service station complete with original pumps, Route 66 memorabilia, and one of the largest road shields on Route 66. In 1930 Fred and Gay Mason established Gay Parita Sinclair Service in Missouri. In 2006 the site was restored by…

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Cars Sheriff police car replica in Galena, Kansas Route 66 Roadside Attraction

Luigi’s Pit Stop in Galena, Kansas

If you need a fun pit stop when driving Route 66 in Kansas, this stop is for you: Luigi’s Pit Stop in Galena, Kansas. Luigi’s Pit Stop in Galena, Kansas features fun, interactive murals and cars decked out to resemble the popular characters from the 2006 Pixar movie Cars. The Kansas Route 66 roadside attraction…

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Hubcaps on Route 66 Sculpture in Springfield, Missouri Route 66 Roadside Attraction

Hubcaps on Route 66 Sculpture in Springfield, Missouri

The Hubcaps on Route 66 Sculpture in Springfield, Missouri pays homage to the city’s place as the "Birthplace of Route 66"  in a unique way. The Hubcaps on Route 66 Sculpture was created by Joe and Terry Malesky of New Adventure Sculptures LLC. It was installed at the Northeast corner of Broadway Ave and College…

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Dowd's Catfish and BBQ in Lebanon, Missouri on Route 66

Dowd’s Catfish and BBQ in Lebanon, Missouri

Dowd's Catfish and BBQ in Lebanon, Missouri casual Bayou-themed restaurant on Route 66. Dowd's is best known for their delicious southern fried catfish, available in both standard and spicy varieties. But the full menu also offers barbecue dishes, burgers, steaks, seafood, salads, and chicken along with sides such as fries, cheesy corn, fried okra, coleslaw,…

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Allen’s Conoco Fillin’ Station in Commerce, Oklahoma Route 66 Roadside Attraction

Allen’s Conoco Fillin’ Station in Commerce, Oklahoma

Allen’s Conoco Fillin’ Station in Commerce, Oklahoma is a Route 66 gem. While you won’t be able to fill up your tank here, you will get your fill of nostalgia for the glory days of the Mother Road. Appropriately known as the “Hole in the Wall Conoco Station,” this old cottage-style service station was built…

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Dairy King in Commerce, Oklahoma

Dairy King in Commerce, Oklahoma

You can’t travel Route 66 without stopping at this vintage service station turned restaurant: Dairy King in Commerce, Oklahoma. Come for the vintage decor and stay for some ice cream and a famous Route 66 cookie. Built into an old cottage-style gas station, the Dairy King location started its life as a Marathon station in…

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Car coming out of the roof of OK County 66 (John's Place) in Arcadia, Oklahoma

OK County 66 (John’s Place) in Arcadia, Oklahoma

Find the best of Route 66 in one backyard. At this Oklahoma attraction you’ll find replicas of some of the most well-known roadside attractions on Route 66. OK County 66 (John’s Place), in Arcadia, Oklahoma is one man’s vision and homage to the Main Street of America. After John Hargrove retired from a career as…

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World's Largest Soda Bottle at Pops 66 Soda Ranch in Arcadia, Oklahoma

World’s Largest Soda Bottle in Arcadia, Oklahoma

Pops 66 Soda Ranch on Route 66 is known for carrying more than 700 types of specialty sodas. But they are just as well known for the giant soda bottle outside. Visit the World’s Largest Soda Bottle in Arcadia, Oklahoma on your road trip. The World’s Largest Soda Bottle weighs over four tons and stands…

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Pops 66 Soda Ranch in Arcadia, Oklahoma

Pops 66 Soda Ranch in Arcadia, Oklahoma

Pops 66 Soda Ranch on Route 66 is a soda shop, restaurant, roadside attraction, and gas station all wrapped into one. Get a meal, taste one of the more than 700 varieties of soda, fill up your car, and check out the world’s largest soda bottle while you’re there. Aubrey McClendon (1959 – 2016), a former…

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