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Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum

55251 E Highway 85A, Afton, OK 74331-2774
+1 918-257-4234
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We stopped in yesterday to admire this display of awesome cars! Darryl and his wife go out of their... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lyall H
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Great place to visit for unique cars. Rainy day adventure

If you like cars this is a great place to visit. I wish I had my grandsons with me. I thought a... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Susan Y
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Fort Worth, Texas
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The National Rod and Custom Car Hall of Fame Museum is set up as a national nonprofit foundation and is a nationally recognized tribute to the leading street rod and custom car builders throughout the country. Over 50 one of a kind full size exotic vehicles on display including works from Barris, Titus, Roth, Posies, and Darryl Starbird, one of the most prolific custom car builders of all time, has twenty five of his own creations on display. Automotive artwork and 1000's of photographs and auto memorabilia displayed throughout the ultra modern museum.
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55251 E Highway 85A, Afton, OK 74331-2774
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in yesterday to admire this display of awesome cars! Darryl and his wife go out of their way to make your visit enjoyable and informed. The museum is nicely set up very clean and easy to take photos. When you witness this display...More

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Donna S, Manager at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words and so happy you enjoyed the museum.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

If you like cars this is a great place to visit. I wish I had my grandsons with me. I thought a little pricey until I saw the detail put into the museum and all the cars. Therefore price is fair and if you really...More

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Donna S, Manager at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Yes they are definitely one of a kind cars, appreciate your assessment of the museum and so happy you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

The museum has a lot to see. Many cars are on display and the walls are full of interesting pictures, drawings awards and news clippings. We really enjoyed it.

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Donna S, Manager at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thank you for the response to your visit and am so happy that you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Starbird’s museum before it was actually opened for the season. Donna Starbird allowed us in noting they had not yet started the season and reminded us there were pieces of cleaning equipment around the floor. Mr. Starbird was leaving as we entered so...More

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Donna S, Manager at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you so much for your assessment of our museum, especially when it was in disarray. The vehicles are definitely one of a kind. So happy you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Car enthusiast or not, this is a great way to spend an hour or so! Just a short distance off of I-44 Northeast of Tulsa, this museum hosts a fabulous collection. Well worth a side trip if you are traveling through. We were visiting and...More

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Donna S, General Manager at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words. So happy you enjoyed the museum and hope to see you back sometime. We will be rotating some of the cars this winter and should have some new ones for you to see on your next visit. Of...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Lots of wonderful and interesting cars. If you are a car buff you will like this. A little pricing I felt but interesting.

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

The museum is closed during the winter but they opened it up for us with one phone call the day before. Quite a trip back in time seeing all the cars spanning decades. Darryls wife opened the museum for us and shared stories of their...More

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Donna S, Owner at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Thanks for the nice comments on the museum and so happy that you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

We're not really into cars, but actually loved this little museum. A lot of cool cars that gave us that good "route 66 feeling". Attached to the Afton Station Packard Museum, which is also a nice place.

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Donna S, Manager at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Thanks Thomas so happy you enjoyed the museum. Appreciate the comments.

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

I am not so much into cars but knew my husband would enjoy this. Before long, it was him waiting on me to catch up instead of the other way around. We didn't find it to far out of the way and the drive was...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Is it possible to build this kind a cars..? Oh yeah... This is a must. A LOT of strange and funny cars.More

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Donna S, Manager at Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

They may be strange and funny to you but they are definitely drivable. At least, I know that Darryl's are because I have driven every one. He enjoys building cars but gets the most enjoyment out of driving them. Thanks for stopping and giving a...More

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