• Find Your Park on the Mother Road
    Find Your Park on the Mother Road
    Travel Route 66 to discover America’s heritage!
  • NPS Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program
    NPS Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program
    Watch a video about Route 66 and the NPS Route 66 Preservation Program
  • Welcome to Route 66
    Welcome to Route 66
    Winding from Chicago to Los Angeles, Route 66 connects not just east and west but the past to present
  • Route 66 Economic Impact Study
    Route 66 Economic Impact Study
    Learn about the influence that preservation and tourism have on the economies of cities along Route 66
  • Grant Project Spotlight
    Grant Project Spotlight
    Poignant, fun and fascinating new perspectives of the road

Preservation Resource Center

The Route 66 Preservation Resource Center is your one-stop-shop for preservation information including technical and financial resources, and people to contact. Come on in to the center and find the information you are looking for! Read More…

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Cost-Share Grants

The National Park Service Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program works with the American People to preserve the special places and stories of the historic highway. The program's cost-share grants support preservation projects in the eight Route 66 states. Read More…

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Find Your Park on Route 66

Take a trip down Route 66 and Find Your Park today! Route 66 and the National Park Service have always had an important historical connection. Route 66 was known as the great road west and after World War II families on vacation took to the road in great numbers to visit the many National Park Service sites along the way.Read more…

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Doing Research?

The history of Route 66 is paved with paper, postcards, photographs, maps, journals, and more. Discover the historical record of Route 66! Read more…

archival photo of Route 66 in Petrified Forest National Park

Route 66 Maps

View and download a national map of Route 66. Explore the NPS interactive map viewer! Read more...

download maps of Route 66