National Route 66 Museum

Route 66 Museum Elk City, OK

Follow Route 66 from Illinois to California

The National Route 66 Museum focuses on the people who lived, worked and traveled the "Mother Road" and offers visitors a classic walk through all eight states, highlighted by realistic murals and vignettes depicting the eras of the road and the interesting places that made Route 66 so famous. As you travel along, you can listen to recorded histories and personal accounts of the road from overhead audio kiosks. 

National Route 66 Museum Highlights include: 

  • Quirky roadside attractions
  • Great gift shop
  • Popeye Memorabilia
  • Historical documents

A Peek Inside

But Wait! There's More!

The Elk City Musem Complex is home to 5 museums plus replicas of a schoolhouse, opera house, doctor's office and a chapel.