The next time you are thinking about the possibilities of a road trip from Los Angeles, give some thought to visiting Oxnard. Only an hour drive from Los Angeles off of the 101N, Oxnard offers history, shopping, dining and some spectacular beaches to those who are in the know.
Whether it is the Maritime Museum in Channel Islands Harbor, the Victorian era homes in Heritage Square or the gorgeous Oxnard State Beach, singletons and family travelers alike will fall in love with Oxnard. And the best part? The main attractions in Oxnard are under $20 (and during the week, many of the sights are actually free).
Here are some of the “can’t miss” spots in Oxnard for your next trip up the 101.