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Valorie Coleman
Public Relations Director
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, MO 65726
Office: (417) 690-2212
Email: pr@cofo.edu

January 09, 2018

Ralph Foster Museum at College of the Ozarks to offer Area Appreciation beginning Monday, Jan. 29

The museum features a unique display of butterflies, which is one of the oldest displays on site. The Ralph Foster Museum at College of the Ozarks offers free admission during Area Appreciation dates, Jan. 29- Feb 10, 2018. The museum features a unique display of butterflies, which is one of the oldest displays on site.

POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The Ralph Foster Museum at College of the Ozarks will offer free admission during Area Appreciation dates: Jan. 29- Feb 10, 2018. The offer is good for those living in Stone and Taney Counties.  

The hours for the Ralph Foster Museum are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

Dedicated to the history of the Ozarks region and named in honor of radio pioneer and philanthropist Ralph D. Foster, the Ralph Foster Museum is a three-story gallery housing thousands of objects representing archaeology, history, firearms, antiques, natural history, fine arts, geology, and mineralogy. The museum also houses the Beverly Hillbillies car and has one of the Midwest’s finest firearms collections.

For more information, call the museum at (417) 690-3407.

About College of the Ozarks

College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including No. 1 Best Value Regional College in the Midwest and No. 1 Most Innovative School in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for 2018. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.

The Keeter Center — the College’s award-winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2017. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest work station on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at www.facebook.com/collegeoftheozarks or on Twitter

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01.09.18 – Kyle Duncan 

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