The Lincoln Highway Experience in Latrobe, Pa., is a good starting point for a drive along the Lincoln Highway. Latrobe is about 200 miles from Washington. Take Interstate 270 north to I-70 west to U.S. Route 30 west into Latrobe.
Lincoln Motor Court
5104 U.S. Route 30
Twelve quaint cottages with original 1930s decor. Cottages for two from $62.
Ligonier Country Inn
1376 U.S. Route 30
A roomy B&B that includes part of a former Esso gas station. Queen rooms from $85.
Jean Bonnet Tavern
6048 U.S. Route 30
A centuries-old way station with “traditionally inspired eclectic” cuisine. Entrees from $18.
The Original Pie Shoppe
1379 U.S. Route 30
Circa-1947 bakery offering homemade doughnuts, fruit pies and hoagies. Most items less than $5.
Lincoln Highway Experience
3435 U.S. Route 30
Tour the highway’s history via old-fashioned gas pumps, black-and-white photographs and road-inspired artwork. Currently free; call ahead to make sure museum staff is present. A $4 admission fee, to include a copy of a driving guide to the highway, goes into effect in January.