Museums - Staunton Downtown Development Association | Staunton, Virginia


Bruce A. Elder Antique and Classic Automobiles

Located in beautiful Downtown Staunton VA, we have some of the most beautiful antique, classic, and specialty automobiles on the East Coast!

We have sold cars to 41 states and 17 countries in our 40 years of business and have been located in the Queen City of the Shenandoah Valley since 1989. There are 2 floors of more than 50 cars, both for sale and for display, located in a historic building originally built in 1911 as a Ford dealership. We invite you to come take a tour and a trip back in time with America’s first love: the automobile!

Friday – Saturday | 9:30am – 6pm

Camera Heritage Museum

The largest camera museum in the United States with over 4,000 cameras. Exhibits include daguerreotypes, view cameras, spy cameras, a large Leica collection, and area historical photos. Wheelchair accessible.

Monday – Friday | 9am – 5pm
Saturday | 9am – 2pm

R.R. Smith Center for History & Art

Restored 1890s railroad hotel in the RED BRICK Arts & Culture District in downtown Staunton, VA

Monday – Friday | 10am – 5pm
Saturday | 10am – 4pm

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum

Carries a wide array of unique gifts, souvenirs, and books for the whole family.

Monday – Saturday | 9am – 5pm
Sunday | 12pm – 5pm

The Bank Museum at SunTrust Bank | 2-14 West Beverley Street | (540) 887-0113
“Jumbo” Fire Truck Museum | 500 North Augusta Street | (540) 332-3884