11 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Route 66 In Oklahoma

Oklahoma is full of tourist attractions, but none of them have the history of Route 66. “The Mother Road” is full of iconic landmarks and attractions that make it one of the most visited places in the state. From diners to museums to charming towns, the 400-mile stretch that crosses the state will take you on a nostalgic road trip unlike any other. Oklahoma’s Route 66 has many interesting historical facts and is full of fascinating things. Here are a few that you probably didn’t know:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do you have any more interesting facts about Route 66 in Oklahoma to add to this list? We would love to learn more about it!