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Canepa Motorsports Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Toys for big boys

A great place to bring out of town visitors. The restoration shop is immaculate It is fun to see... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Garry D
Dublin, California
An world class automotive gem in little Scotts Valley

Bruce Canepa has a reputation as one of the premier automotive restorers in the world but his... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Scotts Valley, California
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A great place to bring out of town visitors. The restoration shop is immaculate It is fun to see the cars in various states of restoration and finished products for sale. A real Candy Store...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Garry D
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Bruce Canepa has a reputation as one of the premier automotive restorers in the world but his "shop" is so much more. The bottom floor has numerous rare and classic restored cars for sale with the emphasis on European cars; i.e. Porsche's, Ferrari's, etc.). The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bcampbell203
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

What an awesome place. For car buffs you will not be disappointed. Craftsmanship is. Second to none and the museum is well worth a hour or two browsing.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dsandjay
Reviewed July 14, 2018

They have one of Dale Earnhardt's cars(3) and Richard Petty's number 43 but it is a Ford not Chrysler. The place is rather small so the collection reflects that fact. I would not drive 100 miles just to see this place; not worth the effort....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

I had a really good time today walking through the museum seeing all the different types of cars from old to some newer models. also enjoyed seeing the shop Veiw from up top. very cool to see the guys working on the cars. A must-see...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank newtonohana
Reviewed March 4, 2018

The museum/showroom is extremely interesting and the view of the workshop is inviting for sure. Planning on going back again when they start up their monthly weekend visits to the workshop!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Orville1041
Reviewed November 30, 2017

This was the best part of our trip to Scotts Valley. All of the cars are spectacular. It is great to see all kind of race cars and motorcycle in one place.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank KAHNMAN805
Reviewed November 17, 2017

The museum at Canepa is very interesting, as is the workshop, where you can see a wide variety of classic and current autos being serviced and/or restored. However, the sales showroom on the main floor has to be the greatest used car lot in the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Thomas S
Reviewed August 30, 2017

I never realised this museum was so close to where I live - just an hour-long motorbike ride down the coast and just a couple of miles north of Santa Cruz. The receptionist was very friendly, told me a bit about the sales floor and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael g
Reviewed March 25, 2017

An undiscovered gem in Scotts Valley. Worth the trip from anywhere in the bay area if you love expensive, fast cars, and a few motorcycles. You can easily spend on hour or even two. For some events on weekends, they open up the garage and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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