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Another participant of the annual Illinois Rt. 66 Red Carpet Corridor Festival, Pontiac has been around since 1837, and was the film site for 1984's Grandview, U.S.A.

Pontiac is a proud host of northern Illinois Route 66 attractions like the Illinois Route 66 Hall of Fame & Museum and the Pontiac-Oakland Automobile Museum & Resource Center – featuring exhibits like "Life in the 1940s" and the "Michael Campanelli Route 66 Photo Journey."

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Other Pontiac attractions along or near Route 66 include the Livingston County War Museum & Education Center, the International Walldog Mural & Sign Art Museum, and events like Pontiac Art Cars on the Square.

Best Western Pontiac Inn
1821 W Reynolds St
Pontiac, IL 61764-9650
(815) 842-2777
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