Welcome to The Murphy Auto Museum
The Murphy Auto Museum, located in Oxnard, California, is a collection of over 70 beautiful vintage automobiles and Americana housed inside an 30,000 square foot facility. Our unique collection spans from 1903 to present day.
We are also home to one of the largest H/O scale train layouts, with many scale miles of track. Enjoy watching passenger and freight trains as they wind their way through cities, towns and the countryside.
We are open on Wednesdays, 6pm-10pm and on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, from 10am-4pm, or by appointment for special groups. We have exciting new exhibits planned each quarter in our main showroom and various community activities throughout the year. We hope you come visit us soon!
1963 Studebaker Wagonaire Daytona
The car was also the first American station wagon to include standard front disc brakes and a built in vanity mirror for the ladies. Despite its innovative design, the car only lasted three years, as Studebaker ceased production at the end of 1966.
Car Spotlight »
Current ExhibitStudebaker & Packard Show
Exhibit Runs: January 9- March 27, 2016
Learn the rich history of the Studebaker's and Packards and view the most iconic cars from these two car manufactures, gone but not forgotten.
Special EventLA Studebaker Drivers Club 31st Annual Winter Meet Parking Lot Show - Sun., March 20
Packard Show & Studebaker Winter Meet»
Current ExhibitAndy Granatelli- 'Mister 500'
View the newly opened Andy Granatelli exhibit. Granatelli, aka, 'Mister 500′ was a major figure in automobile racing events. This exhibit, donated by his family, has many personal objects, trophies, personal photos, racing posters and never before seen STP clothing and memorabilia on display.
Current Exhibit »
Upcoming ExhibitBohemian Beauties-A Tribute to Volkswagen & Air-Cooled Engines
Exhibit Runs: April 2- June 19, 2016
Special EventVW Car Show - Saturday, April 16, 2016
Classic VW bohemian beauties like early Beetles, Westphalia Campers and Things plus vintage aircooled autos like innovative Franklin, plus many more groovy VeeDubs in this psychedelic exhibit.
Upcoming ExhibitExhibit Runs: June 25- September 25, 2016
VINTAGE TRAILER TOURS IN THE PARKING LOT - Saturday, June 25, 2016
Come out for one of our most popular shows, the 4th Annual Vintage Trailer Show and see for yourself our first class selection of unique and rare trailers and camping memorabilia.
Vintage Trailer Show»
Upcoming ExhibitMother's Day at the Murphy
What special treat do you have planned for her this year? (PSSSST-bring Mom to The Murphy on this day and we will give her a red rose and let her in for free). After all, everyone knows Mom means Mom Overjoyed @ The Murphy.
Mom's Day at the Murphy»