Housed in the former 1910 Merchant's Bank building, the museum exhibits the history of the greater Daytona Beach area from 5,000 B.C. to the present day. Located in Historic Downtown, the museum displays artifacts relating to the Spanish and British colonial periods, pioneer families, World War I and II and vintage Americana. The Racing Zone features early beach racing through NASCAR. The Grandma's Attic of the museum contains antique toys. Extensive photos, maps and documents are available for research.