Making a new friend is always valuable and the staff
here at Photo Antiquities | Museum of Photographic History
invites you to become our friend. This is a friendship that
definitely has advantages.
Becoming a Friend of Photo Antiquities affords you:
Free admission to the museum year round during regular hours
Year-round mailings of events and announcements
20% discount on all Gift Shop items
We offer the region's finest display of antique cameras!
See the evolution of cameras from:
â€¢ A daguerreotype-like camera in wood and brass from
â€¢ A wall-full of 35mm cameras that marches through the
histories of manufacturers such as Canon, Nikon and
Minolta; â€¢ A 700mm Graflex that was mounted at Forbes
Field in Oakland and captured shots of Bill Mazeroski's
World Series-winning home run in 1960.
â€¢ All this along with vintage photographs and photographic
Designed in the Victorian style, Photo Antiquities preserves and
exhibits the history of photography from 1839 to 1939.
Examples of our collections include The Civil War, Native
Americans, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, the United States,
Asia, and Europe.
We hope you become a new friend of ours and we look forward
to meeting you. Remember, together we can continue to build a
visionary organization dedicated to the history of photography for
the purpose of preserving the past, while educating present and
The Staff at Photo Antiquities
Photo Antiquities Museum of Pittsburg
See photos like these in their original form!
Plus the largest collection of cameras anywhere!
|531 East Ohio Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
|THE ONLY MUSEUM LIKE IT IN THE U.S.!
|~ Museum of Photographic History ~
531 East Ohio Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212