Historical Monuments & Landmarks
A lot of history occurred along the most well-known and cherished road in America. The places of some of those historical events have been marked for future generations to learn and enjoy their significance.
This section shows where historical monuments along Route 66 are located, which mark where those events occurred.
A map of the historical monuments along Route 66. Click on a 66 shield to learn about that monument.
Below is an alphabetical list of historical monuments along Route 66 in California.
This monument marks the site of the Blue Cut rest area on Route 66. It also explains a brief history of the Cajon Pass.
This monument marks the still-standing Daggett Garage. This well-preserved building holds a lot of history to both this local area and Route 66 itself.
This monument was constructed at the site of an old rest area along Route 66. It points out several aspects of the Road in this area.
This monument marks both the a junction on an old pioneer trail and the pioneers that spearheaded the trail. Route 66 would later roughly follow one of those trails.