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Hidden gem.

Stopped by after working in the area and was pleasantly surprised. The have a lot of incredible... read more

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Liz L
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Model T delight!

This is a very unique and detailed museum, but very enjoyable. What is already there is great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
NesralinJaffrey
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The Model T Museum is nestled in the heart of Richmond, Indiana’s Historic Depot District. Once “the” transportation mecca of the 19th century, it is now a “must-see” destination filled with notable architecture, unique shops, stunning murals, fun...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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309 N 8th St, Richmond, IN 47374-3034
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Reviewed today via mobile

Stopped by after working in the area and was pleasantly surprised. The have a lot of incredible cars, tools and equipment. The hidden gem is their knowledgeable staff. I recommend taking a tour with them, you will get so much more out of the visit....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very unique and detailed museum, but very enjoyable. What is already there is great (many unique Model T's and an expansive library), but they are adding an annex across the street which house more cars, and a Ford Machine shop. Also upcoming...More

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad that you stopped to see the Museum and you're right, there is still much more to come! We are changing exhibits and continuing to expand so it's worth coming back. We actually just received a 1922 Fire Chief Coupe this past...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Kate did an amazing job giving an interesting tour. The museum far exceeded my expectations. Even my 3rd grade daughter was interested and engaged. I highly recommend this affordable museum for any family. It makes a vey nice afternoon trip. It is also a great...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2018

We had almost a private guided tour by Kate. She made the visit with her knowledge and happy reflections and her love of cars a perfect several hours!More

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad that you came to the Museum last month. Kate does an amazing job of bringing these wonderful cars to life. We are very fortunate to have knowledgeable and enthusiastic tour docents with Kate and Justin. We continue to expand the Museum's...More

Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tour today. What an incredible collection and enthusiastic staff! Love the new library. New exhibit coming soon.

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Thanks so much for visiting and taking time to comment on TripAdvisor! Your opinion means the world to us. We hope to see you back again soon. Spread the word in Indy ... Richmond is worth the drive!

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time and experience at the museum. The staff was very friendly. Kate was especially helpful and we learned a lot. They even gave my wife and son a ride in one of the model ts. This is a great little museum...More

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

We're so glad you visited! Thank you for taking time to leave a review. We hope you'll come back again as things are changing regularly. Safe travels and thanks again!

Reviewed August 17, 2018

Didn't think I would be that interested but it turned out to be a great museum with lots of information and history. Many amazing and beautiful cars on display. A bonus was a personal tour of the collection from Kate. Would highly recommend this museum....More

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

We're so glad you stopped in to visit the Museum! I'm glad you found it interesting and as a lot of folks say, surprising! We are so fortunate to have generous people who donate or loan these wonderful Model Ts so we can all learn...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018

I was in Richmond for a high school reunion weekend and had the time to visit the museum between events. What an unexpected surprise. It was a miniature version of the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, when I was a boy, where the emphasis was...More

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at the Model T Museum! Such a neat perspective to have someone who grew up here in Richmond and see not only the Museum but the changes in the Depot District. We are very...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018

More Model T Fords in one place than you have probably ever seen. All in excellent and running condition. Lots of information about Henry Ford and the company. Excellent tour given by Kate. My 91 year old mother was with us and while Model T's...More

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thanks so much for visiting and for taking time to share your experience. We are very proud of the Museum and believe we have the best tour guides, like Kate! Each tour is personalized for our visitor's interests and time. Our collection, displays, and facilities...More

Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

The collection of Ford Model T and earlier cars is excellent. The varuous ways people adapted the Ford chassis to meet their needs is well represented. The growing Ford garage tool collection is fascinating for old tool nuts, especially the belt driven tools. The museum...More

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SusanMTFCA, General Manager at Model T Ford Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2018

Thanks so much for stopping to visit the Museum. We are continuing to grow our collection and education programs, so please come back and see us again. We are definitely fortunate to have enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff. Thanks for letting us know you enjoyed Kate...More

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Bob M
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Response from SusanMTFCA | Property representative |
So sorry that I overlooked your question. If you have not already visited, there is not a lot of walking involved although we have two buildings, which involves going across the street. We do have a wheelchair in each... More
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