The Mendenhall Museum is a private collection located in California’s beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. The museum has one of the west coasts largest petroliana collections including gasoline pumps, globes, and porcelain gas, oil, & road signs. There are also race cars, racing memorabilia, license plates, gas & oil items, and other miscellaneous antiques.
This collection was started over fifty years ago by the late Jack Mendenhall and is carried on today by his son and daughter in law, Mark and Vickie.
(Reservations for tours are requested and they welcome individuals or larger groups. The museum also serves as a great venue for weddings, birthday parties, reunions, car, and motorcycle gatherings. Call to schedule your tour today. The museum is located at 24 Zaca St. in Buellton and they do request a $15 donation per person for tours.)