logoHistoric Route 66 Photography and Video Gallery

Welcome to the oldest Route 66 website: Where Historic Route 66 meets the Internet

Route 66 attracts visitors from all over the world

Historic Route 66 > Gallery > Illinois

Cars

Jean-Claude J. Kalache, Jeremy Lasky

21.89 USD

Cars - soundtrack

Randy Newman, James Taylor, Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow, Brad Paisley, The Chords, Chuck Berry, John Mayer, Hank Williams

8.65 USD

Route 66 in Missouri (Images of America)

Joe Sonderman

15.22 USD

Bagdad Cafe

Percy Adlon, Eleonore Adlon, Christopher Doherty

9.80 USD

A Selection of Pictures from Illinois

Click on a picture to see it larger.

Loading pictures ...

Dwight, IL - 2008 : Ambler's Texaco Gas Station is also known as Becker's Marathon Gas Station.

Pontiac, IL - 2014 : This Route 66 Shield mural can be found at the rear of the Illinois Route 66 Hall of Fame and Museum.

Lincoln, IL - 2014 : The Railsplitter Covered Wagon, a huge wagon with a giant statue of Abe Lincoln, is a must see in Lincoln.

Braidwood, IL - 2004 : The Polk-a-Dot Drive-In is a retro-themed restaurant, founded in 1956.

Staunton, IL - 2014 : This sign for the old Stanley Cour-tel Motel can be found at Henry's Ra66it Ranch.

Joliet, IL - 2014 : The Route 66 park has a 12-foot tall "Joliet Kicks on Route 66 shield”.

Litchfield, IL - 2014 : The Ariston Café is a historic restaurant that was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 2006.

Atlanta, IL - 2014 : Before moving to Atlanta, "Tall Paul", the Muffler Man with giant hot dog could be found in Cicero, IL

Mount Olive, IL - 2014 : The Soulsby Service Station dates from 1926 and has been restored to its former glory.

Lincoln, IL - 2014 : The Route 66 Heritage Foundation of Logan County is the non-profit organization saving the Mill, a former restaurant.

Cicero, IL - 2007 : The hot dogs at Henry’s Drive-In are famous for being "a meal in itself."

Joliet, IL - 2014 : The Rich & Creamy ice cream store was restored back to the retro appearance from its heyday.

Joliet, IL - 2014 : Scenes from "The Blues Brothers" and "Prison Break" were filmed at the Joliet Correctional Center.

Odell, IL - 2014 : This Standard Oil Gasoline station from 1932 is now on the National Register of Historic Places.

Litchfield, IL - 2014 : The restored Vic Suhling neon sign can be found at the Litchfield Museum and Route 66 Welcome Center.

Joliet, IL - 2014 : Dick’s Towing is a towing business and roadside attraction across from the Route 66 Park.

Braidwood, IL - 2004 : Jake and Elwood Blues welcome visitors to the Polk-a-Dot Drive-In.

The Springfield, IL - 2014 : Cozy Dog Drive-In is famous for its “Cozy Dog”, a deep fried, battered hot dog on a stick.

Wilmington, IL - 2014 : The Gemini Giant is a Muffler Man, standing outside the Launching Pad Drive-In restaurant.

Joliet, IL - 2014 : across the road from the main Joliet Correctional Center, is this 1896 building. It was in use till 1932 as a women's prison. Later it was used as an annex and reception unit for the men's prison.

Funks Grove, IL - 2014 : Making sirup is a long-standing family tradition in Funks Grove. It’s spelled sirup, not syrup.

Litchfield, IL - 2014 : Route 66 shields can be found on several places on the road, this one near the Sky View Drive-In Theater in Litchfield, IL.

Copyrighted material, all rights reserved

Gallery