Joplin, Missouri: Route 66 Mural Park

A strongly committed Mother Road mural tribute: big map baked into permanent tile, and a 1964 Corvette replica that sticks out of the wall.
Address:
619 S. Main St., Joplin, MO
Directions:
Downtown. A half-block north of Route 66/E. 7th St., at its intersection with MO-43/S. Main St.
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Route 66 mural.

Route 66 Mural Park

An interesting tribute to the Mother Road, and a great photo op.

[AM DeHart, 04/21/2020]

Unlike most murals, which have a limited lifespan, this one is baked permanently into tile. Its officially name is, "The American Ribbon." The photo op car is a fake 1964 Corvette.


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