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Address: 915 South Jefferson, at the Lebanon-Laclede County Library, Lebanon, MO 65536
Phone Number: 417.532.2148
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Enjoy seeing the motel room all set up like I remember from so many family travels.

You can't follow Route 66 without taking in this interactive museum where memorabilia is showcased and the old gas pumps look "open for business"!

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
russkarlap
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Lebanon, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Librarian tried to force me to give her my drink to take to the front desk so I would have to ask for my own drink and go outside every time I wanted a drink. She also suggested that I could put it in my car. She assumed that I didn't walk 2 miles to get here. I did. I... More 

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

This museum was really good. Lots of old memorabilia of the old Route 66, cars, diners and general nostalgic items. Very well presented and worth a visit.

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Thank Diane S
Lebanon, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

A great museum to visit for both old and young.Anyone that is interested in the history of Lebanon, Missouri needs to go visit.

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Thank pahowell
Lebanon, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

Great museum lots of great artifacts and pictures a great time capsule of life and times on rt 66 in Laclede county best of all its free

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Thank john w
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

It's not a very big museum, but it's worth a stop and it's free. Check it out if you're on Route 66.

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Thank RubyRocks25
Northbrook, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Well, this is a nice little collection of exhibits but calling it a museum might be a bit of a stretch. It only takes up about 2 rooms but what they have is pretty neat. They got their hands on some cool collectibles relating to Route 66. It was fun seeing how some towns and roads looked "back in the... More 

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Thank Brett J
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

This museum was adorable. It's small but it's packed full of wonderful exhibits. Definitely worth a visit, such a lil gem.

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Thank Kate P
Mission, Kansas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

By far, this is one of the best Route 66 museums around. It has extensive information as well as several re-creations of a diner, a motel room and a service station. It's fun and very informational.

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Thank Dee C
Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

The museum is very well done - we enjoyed our visit. It is easy to find! Enjoyed the history, the gift shop, and the fact it is free!

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Lebanon, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

You can't follow Route 66 without taking in this interactive museum where memorabilia is showcased and the old gas pumps look "open for business"!

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