“What is a cameleer?” you may ask. A cameleer is the leader of a camel train. For us, the word “cameleer” evoked a vision of strings of camels trekking along the Silk Road, trading in exotic goods of earlier times. While we don’t trade on camelback, the name “The Cameleer” seemed a natural for our store.Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to The Cameleer by using our Culpeper trip planner.
Our initial selection of aboriginal art and handcraft from Central Australia has expanded over the last 20 years to include products from over 80 countries, showcased in our shop in downtown Culpeper, Virginia, becoming an around-the-world adventure, right at your doorstep!
In response to customer requests, our product selection has expanded beyond Central Australian artifacts to include jewelry, clothing for men, women and children, linens, tableware, housewares, stationary, and anything else that catches our fancy. Our product selection is always changing, as are the countries represented, ranging from Argentina to Zimbabwe.
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The Cameleer reviews
This is a very nice store with so many nice things to see. A great place to find a special present. It also has clothes that you don’t see in the department/chain stores. Will definitely shop there..... more
This is a very nice store with so many nice things to see. A great place to find a special present. It also has clothes that you don’t see in the department/chain stores. Will definitely shop there..... more »
I LOVE this cute shop, especially the unique clothes! About half my wardrobe is from Cameleer! And I always get compliments on the pieces. Just a little jaunt from Northern Virginia. Have lunch...
I LOVE this cute shop, especially the unique clothes! About half my wardrobe is from Cameleer! And I always get compliments on the pieces. Just a little jaunt from Northern Virginia. Have lunch... more »
So kind and helpful! Wonderful items and lovely staff. Thank you!
Always a worthwhile shop to stop into! Lots of interesting goodies, and most of them supporting excellent causes. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the selection of goods is delightful!
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