Tulsa, Oklahoma: Route 66 Rising

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Address:
S. Mingo Rd, Tulsa, OK
Directions:
East side of the city, just west of the Mingo Valley Expy. From Route 66 turn north at the stoplight onto S. Mingo Rd. Drive north one mile. The sculpture will be straight ahead, in the traffic circle at the intersection of S. Mingo Rd and E. Admiral Place.
Hours:
Lit at night. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Route 66 Rising

Giant sculpture depicts the Route 66 shield sign half-submerged in a traffic circle, surrounded by swirls of tan and teal.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [07/04/2019]

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Route 66 Rising.

Route 66 Rising

Very interesting piece of art. It is in the middle of the road, and we didn't realize what it was a first.

[Dee, 08/19/2020]

Route 66 Rising.

Route 66 Rising

Very cool to look at, but not the easiest to get a photo op. To pull over, you would have to walk back to it, but not far. If you have a passenger in the car, that might be much easier. I was very entertained by the back story on this piece. I live in Tulsa and didn't know anything about it until I saw it on Roadside America.

[Janelle, 07/28/2019]

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