The modern oil industry was born at the site of the Drake Well Museum, where Edwin Drake drilled the world's first commercially successful oil well in 1859. Tour a working replica at the site of the original well. See historic oil field equipment and a unique collection of photographs, books, and artifacts. Indoor and outdoor operating exhibits. Admission. Museum Shop, bike and hike trails. Picnic pavilion rentals. Guided tours. The museum is located off Route 8 south of Titusville in Venango County.
Discounts Offered: AAA Discount, Group Discount, Military Discount, Senior Citizen Discount
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Bus Parking, Gift Shop, Special Packages Available
General Information: Dates Closed: Holidays and Mondays except Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day and Columbus Day, Hours: March - Dec. Mon. - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sun. noon - 5 p.m.; Jan. - Feb. - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sun. noon - 5 p.m.
Guest Information: Family-friendly, Groups Welcome