Preserve Historic Route 66

Join the National Trust in supporting a National Historic Trail designation for Route 66.

  • The Mother Road

    Route 66 represents a significant moment in history that continues to define the nation’s identity: the rise of the automobile and its implications of freedom, mobility, and a uniquely American story.

  • New Opportunities

    The Road Ahead Partnership, as well as the National Trust and other state and local partners, are seeking a National Historic Trail designation for Route 66.

  • National Historic Trail

    Together, we can help revitalize Route 66 as an iconic and evolving piece of Americana for generations to come.

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