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The Russell Museum/University of Science & Philosophy

  • 518 W. Main Street
    Waynesboro, VA 22980

  • (800) 882 - 5683

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Displaying over 40 tons of sculpture and artwork of the late Walter Russell, the museum invites the public for tours, classes, monthly speakers, and other special events. The gallery features all of the art that was on display at Swannanoa Palace during Walter and Lao Russell's ownership. More details, along with hours of operation, can be found on the website.