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Elmer's Auto & Toy Museum

Open Now: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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If you enjoy looking at old cars and toys this is your place

The trip to Fountain City is worth the trip in itself. The country side is stunning. There are... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2014
Great Memories. . .

Elmer's will def take you back in time!! LOTS to see and alil history from the owner if you're... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2013
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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See muscle cars, antique and classic cars, along with motorcycles, bicycles, wagons, over 125 pedal tractors, over 500 pedal cars, hundreds of antique dolls, and thousands of antique toys dating as far back as the 1800's. This collection includes...more
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W903 Elmers Rd, Fountain City, WI 54629-7715
+1 608-687-7221
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Reviewed August 19, 2014

Approaching the farm site, you will notice Elmer also runs a salvage yard, which surrounds the musuem/homestead site. Apparently Elmer (he and his wife are still here and in their 70s) still lives here. Elmer sits in the shade and greets people, while trying to...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2014

The trip to Fountain City is worth the trip in itself. The country side is stunning. There are many signs to find your way out of the city to find Elmer's Museum. Elmer greets you as you arrive. One dollar less if you are over...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2013

Elmer's will def take you back in time!! LOTS to see and alil history from the owner if you're lucky! All kinds of collections to see and bring memories back when you 'owned' or used or see alot of. . .

1  Thank ddwess
Reviewed June 14, 2013

This was one of the stops on the 2nd Annual Walleye 1000 Vintage Rally, two day, 500+ mile drive for vintage sports cars. This was absolutely one of the highlights of the trip. Elmer himself greeted us, took our $8 and explained how to walk...More

3  Thank dave t
Reviewed June 5, 2013

This is a great place to see yesteryear. Just the collection of toy cars, the riding kind, is fantastic. You can't absorb it all in one trip. Take at least 3-4 trips.

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Reviewed May 5, 2013

Many car clubs end up here because of the great roads and scenery.This is a fantastic, man's lifetime collection (it looks like several lifetimes) of cars and all things mechanical and antiques and building after building of "stuff"- very valuable stuff, I might add. What...More

1  Thank Bob K
Reviewed January 24, 2013

Unbelievable. Millions of dollars in vintage autos, motorcycles and pedal toys. Situated on the top of the tallest bluff on the Mississippi River, so even the view is worth the trip.

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Reviewed August 25, 2012

You have to drive through a junkyard to get to it, but don’t be fooled—this is a real museum. Three buildings filled with cars of all ages and styles. Over 700 kids’ pedal cars, again of all ages and styles. Bikes, motor scooters and motorcycles....More

2  Thank travelingj0urnalist
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Response from Bernadette D | Property representative |
We are open 2 weekends a month from May to October. Please call 608 687 7221 for mor information. Thank you for your interest!