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Webb City, MO

Webb City was 50 years old when Route 66 came to town in 1926. There's plenty to see in this city between Carthage and Joplin.
xTrolley Trestles
Route 66 (HH) at E Rd.
In a field along Route 66 on the eastern edge of Webb City you can still see the abutments that the SW Missouri ... read more
xCardinal Route 66 Park
500 E. Broadway St.
Cardinal Route 66 Park was dedicated in July 2017 with examples of mining equipment from the lead and zinc mining past. ... read more
x G & H Redi-Mix Building
(appx) 530 E. Broadway St.
Treman Galardo started this business in Webb City and operated it until 2010. He had several business in Webb City ... read more
Various locations
There a couple murals in downtown Webb City. This one is at Main and Broadway. Another is a block north on Main ... read more

Side Trip:
There are a couple of interesting old buildings a block north of Route 66 on N. Main St.

xUnity Building
114 - 116 N. Main
The Unity Building was built in 1906 and is currently home to Pinocchio School of Dance besides being loft ... read more
xBruners Pharmacy
101 W. Daugherty
Bruner Pharmacy is located in the old Jackson Drug Company building that was built around 1900 ... read more
xBradbury-Bishop DeIi
201 N. Main
The Electric Drug Company, the Bradbury Drug Company and the Bradbury Bishop Deli have all occupied this ... read more

Back on 66:
Turn around and backtrack to Broadway, then head west.

xRoute 66 Visitors Center & C.o.C
112 W Broadway St.
The Route 66 Visitor Center/Chamber of Commerce opened in this former Gulf Station in 2010. A large mural inside ... read more
xOld U.S. Post Office
100-102 N Webb
This was Webb City's post office until 1916. It was also used by the Independent Order of Old Fellows (IOOF). ... read more
xO'Neill Building
9 S Webb. Webb City, MO
The 1907 O'Neill building and housed several mine and concrete related business as well as the third floor was the Masonic Lodge. ... read more
SW MO Electric Railroad Shop
104 N Madison St.
Skateland was founded in 2000 in the old SW Missouri Electric Railway shop building. The clubhouse is across the ... read more

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x About Us We started traveling Historic U.S. Route 66 as a destination in 2009. It's like a 2,400 mile long drive back in time from Chicago to Santa Monica! more
xDid You Know: Many parts of the old 4 lane Route 66 were reverted to a 2 lane road after 66 was realigned to the interstate. In many places the abandoned lanes are still there.