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Clarence, Missouri: 1950s Gas Station With Dummies (Gone)

An old MFA Oil service station seems operational, until you realize that all the occupants of the cars are mannequins. All of the old cars and dummies were sold in June 2023.

Lyle Van Houten's Automotive Museum

Lyle Van Houten's Automotive Museum. Intersection of North Shelby St. and US Hwy 6 BUS.
Sold in June 2023.

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1950s Gas Station With Dummies

It is not there anymore. Gas station still stands, but everything else is gone. So sad.

[Tracy Alls, 10/07/2023]

1950s Gas Station With Dummies.

1950s Gas Station With Dummies

Deserted, but mildly interesting! They have cool cars, but the dummies are a bit creepy. The cemetery behind it is worth a walk through.

[Lindsey, 07/27/2022]


1950s Gas Station With Dummies

What a fun stop! It is less than a mile from Route 36. The details were amazing.

[Stefane, 08/05/2021]

Car dummies.

1950s Gas Station With Dummies

Very close to the highway -- and so totally worth a 5 minute stop. We had fun looking at the cars and all the dummies, but my kids were a little freaked out.

[Emily H., 05/07/2019]

Dummy in police car.

1950s Gas Station With Dummies

Bizarre! Well worth a drive if you are anywhere within an hour of it. You really will spend the whole time there thinking who does this? And why? I bet a night visit would be even freakier.

[Heidi, 10/17/2017]

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