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Ford Model T Club 2016 Hillbilly Tour to visit Bollinger Co. Museum

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BOLLINGER COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Everyone is invited to come out and join the Ford Model T Club on Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Bollinger County Museum of Natural History in Marble Hill, Missouri.

The Ford Model T Club 2016 Hillbilly Tour will be visiting the museum at 10 a.m. and people can come out and get an up close look at vintage cars, talk to the drivers and enjoy a piece of history.

The Ford Motor Company rolled out the first Model T car on October 1, 1908.

Production continued until May, 1927, the Model T was affordable and reliable, a car to appeal to the everyday driver.

Ford sold over 15 million Model T cars from 1908 through 1927.

After seeing all of the classic cars, you can visit the Bollinger County Museum of Natural History to learn about Missouri's dinosaurs, local history, Tom Runnels art and more.

People can also visit the Mayfield Cultural Center and Café next door to the museum at 209 Mayfield Drive from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for more family fun and food.

The Bollinger County Museum of Natural History is located at 207 Mayfield Drive in Marble Hill.

The museum is housed in the Art & Science building of the former Will Mayfield College.

This architectural treasure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Regular admission to the museum will apply for visitors inside the museum.

Museum hours for Sept. 10 are 10 a.m. 4:30 p.m.

For more information call (573)-238-1174 or email bcmnh@sbcglobal.net

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