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7375 Southeast Highway 54, Collins, MO    417-766-7220
1 3/4 Miles West of Collins on 54 Highway
Museum

C. A. and Peggy Smith invite you to experience their private collection at Toys In The Attic, Too - a unique display of toys, memorabilia and cherry condition, vintage automobiles.  There is something for everyone at their museum.  The museum is set up in a variety of displays with a general store motif, seasonal display and others.  C.A. has been collecting and restoring vintage cars for years and still has the first car that he and Peggy drove off in to get married.    Besides toys and cars you will find an eclectic collection of memorabilia and Americana that is sure to bring back memories for the older visitors and generate questions for the younger ones. 

Toys In The Attic, Too is open 10:30 AM until 4:30 PM Wednesday through Saturday.  The admission price is $5 for adults

Smith's Restaurant

When you're in thChicken Fried Steak Sandwhich at Smith's Restaurante Collins area stop by Smith's Restaurant for great home cooking and regionally acclaimed homemade pies.  The Smiths have been serving some of the best country cooking in this area for years.  Smith's Restaurant is located in Collins just north if the Highway 54  - Highway 13 Bypass Junction. Click here to visit their restaurant page.
Sheiff Bears and Collectibles
Steiff Bears