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Arcadia, Oklahoma: OK County 66 Team Field Report

Route 66, Arcadia, OK
Just north of Oklahoma City. I-35 exit 141, then 7.5 miles east on Rte 66. North side.
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Home-built mini-replicas of Route 66 attractions at John Hargrove's attraction along Route 66. Report...

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John Hargrove, 2022.

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John Hargrove is a character! Now 77, he still runs six miles a day, five days a week. He is still adding things to OK County 66.

[Sumoflam, 09/01/2022]

VW Beetle.

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A retiree's garage and property has been turned into an art center of Route 66 vintage signs, vehicles, and a replica restaurant. Be sure to visit the library on the second floor, where you can sit in a vintage front seat of a Volkswagen Beetle that sticks out of the building.

[T Wilson, 07/13/2022]

OK 66.

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We were greeted by the owner's lethargically friendly Rottweiler, who kept us company until the owner emerged from one of his buildings. He opened the building to let us wander through his shop, where he was busy working on a vintage hot rod. He then led us into the rest of the building's areas to explore on our own, preceded each time by the rottie, whose job it was "to check for monsters." He offered us water and asked us to sign the guest book. He did not even mention the donations can sitting unobtrusively on one of the counters.

We spent a good deal of time roaming around the building and property, taking photos, left to our own devices. It was a great experience!

[Lisa, 04/29/2017]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Paul McCartney Visits Route 66Paul McCartney Visits Route 66, Arcadia, OK - < 1 mi.
Ruins of the Lawless Gas StationRuins of the Lawless Gas Station, Arcadia, OK - 1 mi.
Famous Round BarnFamous Round Barn, Arcadia, OK - 2 mi.
In the region:
Father of Modern Dentistry, Oklahoma City, OK - 17 mi.

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