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Oklahoma Route 66 Museum, Clinton
(4.5/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
For the ultimate Route 66 experience, visit the Oklahoma Route 66 Museum in Clinton, OK. The museum’s galleries were recently redesigned in 2012 to offer visitors a personal journey through the history of the nation’s most revered highway. Encounter the iconic ideas, images and myths of the Mother Road. Learn about the dreams and labor needed to make the road a reality. Experience the Dust Bowl as thousands streamed along the road, away from drought and despair and towards the “land of promise.” Listen to the sounds of the Big Band Era, when the roar of the big trucks and the welcome home cries to returning soldiers dominated the road. Touch the counter and sit in the booth of the 1950’s diner and feel the open road as America’s families vacationed along the length of Route 66. The museum also offers changing special exhibits, focusing on the Rt. 66 experience.
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  • How lucky were we when we decided to DO Route 66. because we would never have found ROUTE 66 MUSEUM. What a find... $5 entry to enter a world of the past. Brilliant displays of an era gone by with wal...  more »
  • For those who always want to know the Route 66, this space is very cool. The tour costs $12.50, was very well set. The gift shop with many cards to take souvenir, we went out and we were running around 66, she is a parallel Highway, the Museum they have guidelines to find the most famous road in the world.
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  • This museum has many items for you to read about the history of this highway from Chicago to Los Angeles. There are many pictures and interactive exhibits explaining how the road was built, why, how "...  more »
  • Very interesting museum! Lots of interesting facts and artifacts. Very friendly staff. It will make you want to explore the real road if you haven't already!
  • Must stop on Rt. 66! Wonderfully curated and lots of good information about the road and what it meant. Well worth the stop.
  • Love all the memorabilia thru the years.
  • A very short museum but still pretty cool.
  • Worth the visit! Very informative, interesting & eye catching. Covered many decades of history & thoroughly so.