Staunton, Illinois: Henry's Ra66it Ranch

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Henry's Route 66 Rabbit Ranch

Address:
1107 Historic Old Route 66, Staunton, IL
Directions:
I-55 exit 41. Drive west on Staunton Rd. Take the third left onto Old Route 66 and follow it southwest. Ra66it Ranch will be on the right, just before Madison St. Look for the semi trailers parked in front.
Hours:
M-Sa 9-4 (Call to verify)
Phone:
618-635-5655
Admission:
Free.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
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Henry's Ra66it Ranch.

Henry's Ra66it Ranch
Route 66, a replica old-time gas station, a nod to Cadillac Ranch in Texas -- they've been done elsewhere. But bunnies hopping around is a unique touch. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [08/26/2012]

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Henry's Ra66it Ranch

Fun little nostalgic stop! Can be done in 20 minutes. Good stretch and fun photo op! Henry has 11 rabbits as of Aug 2016. Ask Henry where to eat and he will tell you the best little restaurant on historic Route 66. Thank him for making a great suggestion and sharing a little history with you!

[Heather Lyons, 08/27/2016]

Hare It Is sign.

Henry's Ra66it Ranch

The owner is a funny guy. Lots of Route 66 memorabilia. Bunnies are inside in cages. No bunnies hopping around.

[Amanda, 07/06/2016]
Henry's Ra66it Ranch

Yep, stopped there on our Route 66 trip. Not bad -- mostly junk -- but this is why you do 66!

[Terry, 02/08/2010]

VW Rabbits buried at the Ra66it Ranch.

Henry's Ra66it Ranch

Henry's is a quirky roadside attraction on Historic Route 66. There's a replica Cadillac Ranch using VW Rabbits, and a nine foot tall fiberglass bunny you can sit on.

It all centers around a nostalgic, recreated old tyme gas station, serving as a Route 66 info center/souvenir gift shop. Also, live tame bunnies (31 at present) hopping around the property. Have two real Campbell 66 Express 18 wheelers. Kids of all ages from 1-100 get their kicks at it.

Have a bunny named Montana, who greets the travelers and autographs postcards for them. She is featured in several 66 travel books along with Henry. We have been hare since 1995.

[Rich Henry, 02/02/2008]

Henry and Snot the Bunny.

Henry drove Route 66 and came back determined to create his own roadside attraction. And he likes rabbits.

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