The museum is really all about the history of the Joliet area. The lobby and entrance area are decorated for Route 66 fans. The Blues Brothers greet you at the entrance.
There is a small "theater" area with seats that look like the back of...更多
This museum does a pretty big bait and switch. I guess its smart on their part.
They advertise on road signs, banners, on the front of the building, etc. etc. to come in and see info on Route 66. OUTSIDE the building especially, before you...更多
This quaint museum is located in an old church in downtown Joliet. It follows the history of Joliet as well as Route 66. A lot of the exhibits, including the ones about the canal from Lake Michigan were eye opening for a first time visitor....更多
This museum tells the route 66 story in one section, and then tells the detailed central Illinois industrial development story in the other 3/4 of the museum. A truly wonderful review of the history of Joliet and central Illinois. A must see!
Living in Joliet having this great small museum is a wonderful place to visit . It's more than a museum they have a room where you could rent out to have a wedding reception or a business meeting they have a rooftop where they have...更多