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Address: W903 Elmers Rd, Fountain City, WI 54629-7715
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+1 608-687-7221
08:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00

See muscle cars, antique and classic cars, along with motorcycles,...

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 cast-iron, pressed steel, tin wind-ups, Japanese tin, and battery operated toys. Toys are from the USA, Canada, Germany, England, Argentina, and France.

  We are open two weekends a month starting the weekend of Mother's Day. We are open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on those days. Admission prices are $8 for adults, $7 for seniors (65+), and $4 for students (6-17). (Children under 6 are free.) We also offer refreshments (ice cream, pop, chips, candy, etc.) in the house. Everyone is welcome to come on any of the dates we are open.

  We also cater to tour buses, car and truck clubs, and other groups that wish to make special arrangements in advance. Please call for more information.


  July 4, 5, and 6 **SPECIAL**

  - Come celebrate the 4th with us!

  - Vintage tractors on display this weekend. See many vintage tractors from the 1930's, 40's, 50's, and more!

  July 19 and 20

  - Wisconsin's "Best Kept Secret"

  - Come and see the largest museum of its kind in the Midwest

  Aug 2 and 3

  - Stay the weekend in Fountain City. We have some of the most unique places to stay and the best dining establishments in the country.

  Aug 16 and 17

  - Visit us now and stay the whole day. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the most spectacular view.

  Aug 30, 31 and Sept 1 **SPECIAL**

  - Bluegrass music by "Cedar Valley" beginning at 1:00pm on Monday, Sept. 1

  - Enjoy a tour of the museum this weekend and then visit the Lion's Club Farm Fest for good food, music, and fun on Saturday and Sunday

  Sept 13 and 14

  - Senior Citizen Weekend! *Discount and free refreshments for all senior citizens*

  Sept 27 and 28 **SPECIAL**

  - Vintage race cars on display. Visit with some of the local "Older" and "Newer" drives and crews.

  - See the #8 Monte Carlo Race Car previously driven by Dale Earnhardt Jr.

  Oct 4 and 5

  - Enjoy the beauty of the spectacular autumn colors seen high above the Mississippi River Valley. This is one of the most spectacular views along the river.

  Oct 11 and 12

  - Come and see the unbelievable collection of cars, cycles, dolls, toys, pedal tractors, pedal cars, and airplanes, antique tools, and much more!

  Oct 18 and 19

  - This is our last weekend of 2014. Thanks for a great year! See you in 2015!

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Amazing Car Collection and Unbelievable Toy Collection

Elmers Auto & Toy Museum is a must see! There are so many cars to see of all makes and models. And there are hundreds of pedal cars! Cars in rows in long sheds, pedal cars hanging... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
Fountain City, Wisconsin
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Fountain City, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Elmers Auto & Toy Museum is a must see! There are so many cars to see of all makes and models. And there are hundreds of pedal cars! Cars in rows in long sheds, pedal cars hanging out above and around - seemingly everywhere you look. The toy collection is so large that you will need time to adjust your... More 

Thank tine_beck
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

There is so much to see at Elmer's Auto and Toy Museum. Be sure to give yourself an entire morning or afternoon to see it all. There are all kinds of toys and cars, so if you have a particular love, I'm sure you'll find it there. There is no discernible organization to this museum, it is just several huge... More 

Thank Candace R
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

There's a lot to look at and the owner was on site greeting people. Lots of old cars, bikes, scooters and peddle cars. If you are into older cars this is the place to see.

Thank fortjacksonmom
Bloomington, Minnesota, United States
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

You will not believe it until you see it! Elmer's museum has more cars and pedal cars than I have ever seen in one place. All are displayed in large buildings that are easy to navigate and clean. The attendant at each building will answer any questions you have. Elmer was there to answer questions as well as his wife,... More 

Thank Dianne O
Webster, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

I was really not interested in stopping but she wanted to stop. I was pleasantly surprised with the variety and quantity of items. The highlight for me was a Daytona 500 and a Superbird, if you don't know what I'm talking about you're not a muscle car fan but this place should interest most people. There was a person in... More 

Thank Bobwis
Des Plaines, Illinois
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Was on Vacation last year we had been trying to see this place but our timing was always off. Last year we called and they were kind enough to open up for the 7 of us. When we arrived we were greeted by the son-in law. before the tour began more people began to show up until we had a... More 

Thank Jim O
Fountain City, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
Reviewed 20 June 2016

A great selection of old classics and future classics. Lots to see, and one heck of a view of the Mississippi! Well worth doing on a Sunday afternoon for all the family.

Thank Craig A
Chippewa Falls
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

This place is one in a million. I have NEVER seen so many pedal tractors and pedal airplanes. So much vintage of toys, toys and MORE toys! You pay $9.00 (seniors $8.00) and sooooo many vintage cars, too!! We will go back!

Thank Randy L
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, United States
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

There is a lot of things to see here. Massive collections of old cars, motorcycles, snowmobiles, toys and dolls are located in several buildings. Each building has an assistant that is very knowledgeable about everything in the building. A lot of things to look at and comprehend in limited space. I'm pretty sure that one would find something among the... More 

Thank 283vickif
Glencoe, Minnesota
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

There's cars, motorcycles, pedal cars, bicycles, dolls, toys galore. I saw 2 complete carousels. There was a man posted in each of the car buildings offering information on the collection and answering questions. The most unusual spectacle is the car and dolls in the dining room. There's a sign on the door that says to come in. Some family members... More 

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