Star Museum showcases The Weisfeld Collection, a remarkable archive spanning over a century of fame. Located w/in Abingdon’s Historic District, seasonal displays exhibit one-of-a-kind personal pieces from celebrity estates or items used in film, theatre, concert or television. Rudolph Valentino, Mae West, Gable & Leigh, Judy Garland, Lucille Ball, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis, James Dean and many others are well-represented.
The museum is in walking distance of live theatre, fine lodging and dining, and tries to accommodate enthusiasts' schedules w/ flexibility. Regular hrs. are Tu.-Sa., 1-6 pm, other times by appointment. Schedule tours with Robert Weisfeld, @ 276-608-7452; or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit Star Museum's page on Facebook, watch its videos on YouTube, or check its listing in the current Frommer's Virginia guide.
Admission Fee: $10 & $5.
Last Updated: 10/19/2010 3:54 PM