Visitor Center

at Route 66 State Park

Accessible Symbol

 

View the historical display area of the park's visitor center, complete with Route 66 memorabilia. Wandering among the display items, you will see the rich architecture of the buildings and towns that graced the roadways of Missouri from the 1930s to the 1960s, and souvenirs that long ago travelers bought on their journey across Missouri on Route 66.

A gift shop, specializing in hundreds of Route 66 items, is also located in the visitor center building. 

vintage cars parked in front of the visitor center a motorcycle stands below a Phillips 66 sign inside the visitor center Route 66 artifacts on display inside the visitor center

 

Hours

Summer Hours (on-season)

  • April through October
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily

Winter Hours (off-season)

  • November
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily
  • December through February
    Closed
  • March
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily

Closed Easter and Thanksgiving days

Coordinates

38.505750, -90.590917

Park Hours

Park Grounds
7 a.m. to one-half hour after sunset, daily, year-round
Gates open and close at these times.

Boat Launch hours

7 a.m. to one-half hour after sunset, daily, year-round
Gates open and close at these times.

Park Office hours

Summer Hours (on-season)

  • April through October
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily

Winter Hours (off-season)

  • November
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily
  • December through February
    Closed
  • March
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily

Closed Easter and Thanksgiving days

Visitor Center hours

Summer Hours (on-season)

  • April through October
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily

Winter Hours (off-season)

  • November
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily
  • December through February
    Closed
  • March
    9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily

Closed Easter and Thanksgiving days