Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau
Miami, OK 74354
Pronounced My-am-uh, the city is named after the Indian tribe that settled at the juncture of the Neosho and Spring Rivers. Route 66 winds through Miami's downtown, where the Coleman Theatre, a Mother Road landmark built in 1929, was recently refurbished. Take in live entertainment, a silent movie with an on-site organist or a classic film. Miami is home to nine Native American tribal headquarters. View artifacts from these and other American Indian cultures at the Dobson Museum, and try your hand at the tribal-owned casinos in town. Miami is centrally located within a 30 mile range ...
Facility Amenities: Handicapped Parking, Open Seasonally
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-44, Route 66, US-69
Services Offered: Maps/Brochures Available, Step-on Guide
From I-44, take Hwy 10 (Steve Owens Blvd) west toward Main Street. Turn right (north) on Main Street (Route 66) and continue to head north. Located at 101 N. Main in the corner office at the Coleman Theatre.
During the 1920s and ‘30s Route 66 alignments were often primitive, narrow roads. Finding and driving these old alignments can be fun, challenging or both. And these older sections of the Mother Road provide an inkling of what cross-country travel was like decades ago.
From flying pigs to a landlocked whale, Route 66 offers a menagerie of offbeat attractions in northeastern Oklahoma.