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Mendenhall's Museum

24 Zaca St, Buellton, CA 93427-9598
+1 805-689-2402
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Mind blowing collection.

When you are a car guy, have a tow service and keep your eyes open for items you can build this... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Salt Lake City, Utah
An amazing step back in time!

This is a must visit for anyone who has at least one bone of nostalgia in them! I always recommend... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Buellton, Calif.
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“automobile” (2 reviews)
“memorabilia” (3 reviews)
“races” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
24 Zaca St, Buellton, CA 93427-9598
+1 805-689-2402
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

When you are a car guy, have a tow service and keep your eyes open for items you can build this kind of massive collection. I went there for the Gas Up, a party for racers and a hall of fame installation every couple of...More

Thank Bonneville51
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit for anyone who has at least one bone of nostalgia in them! I always recommend this stop to car clubs who pass through my restaurant in town. Catered a group staying at Flying Flags campground, and suggested they see if...More

Thank just...d
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The museum has been in the Mendenhall family for decades and is tastefully decorated with car memorabilia, cars, and automotive-related items. Even the kitchen is cleverly set up in the style of the 50's. The owners are meticulous in keeping up what their father had...More

2  Thank nanookune47
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This was a secret and a good one that got out Such a fun evening there trying to take in all the vintage signs, cars and music Really a work of love of two generations What a gift to all who have the chance to...More

1  Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Great collection. Tour guide fabulous .allow 2 hours. Not just Petroliana but a look into the life of a racer and his passion. Great local facts.

Thank smclevenger
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This was a great tour. Mark & Vickie were so amazing. We had such a great time. Their collection is beyond believe. If you are ever out this way it is something you need to do

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The owners are very accommodating. Plan on a few hours just looking at all the collected items. Any car buff would feel right at home and enjoy spending time looking at all the wide and varied collection of automobile signs, historical memorabilia, and unique items....More

Thank mtymouz
Reviewed 2 May 2016

A very fun place to visit the man has possibly every gas pump made and gasoline signs, very clean Mark and his wife the owners are great tour guides.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Went to a rehearsal dinner at Mendenhall's Museum. The private party was for over 4 hours and it was wonderful. The owner's would give private tours or come around and tell us about the different collections. We had dinner and drinks there. The set up...More

Thank Camacho57
Reviewed 7 January 2016

I was concerned about going to Mendenhall's Museum mostly due to needing reservations, because it is not open any specific hours. Still, it seemed interesting enough to make the call, and although we left a message we were called back quickly and told to be...More

3  Thank tripplej93
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