The Route 66 Association of Illinois Hall of Fame and Museum is the repository for thousands of pieces of historic memorabilia from the glory days of the Mother Road. Come learn the history of Route 66 in Illinois, see images of the road's wonderful history, and hear a few great stories about life in America when Route 66 was the most important highway in the nation.
Housed in a historic firehouse in downtown Pontiac, the Route 66 Hall of Fame and Museum tells the story of the people and places that have been inducted into the hall of fame. This Pontiac museum displays significant Illinois artifacts from along Route 66. The upstairs features "Route 66, A photo Journal", a series of pictures by Michael Campanelli, that captures the true spirit of Route 66.