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Alanreed, TX

Today the Route 66 alignment along 3rd street is probably the one most often used by Mother Road travelers. It is just one of three alignments that went trough Alanareed.
xAlanreed Cemetery
Route 66
On the east side of Alanreed you pass by the oldest cemetery on Route 66 in Texas. It was established in 1890 ... read more
xMagnolia Gas Station & Cafe Ruins
Route 66 (3rd Ave.) at E. 1st St.
You'll find the ruins of the Magnolia Gas Station and Cafe a block east of the 66 Super Station ... read more
xKiser's 66 Super Service Station
Route 66 and Main St.
This 66 Super Service Station was built in 1930 and is being maintained by the Texas Historic Route 66 Association ... read more
xBaptist Church
Route 66
This 1904 Baptist Church is the oldest Baptist Church on Route 66 in Texas ... read more
xPost Office & Pioneer Jail
Route 66 at I-40
Another pioneer jail, this one is at a gas station and post office just before the I-40 access on the west side of town ... read more
I-40 Texas Welcome Centers
WB exit 132 / EB: exit 129
Between exits 129 and 132. The eastbound center features a Route 66 theme ... 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.