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Drake Well Museum

. Description:  This is where the oil industry began.  Site includes a replica of the first well, a museum building, and several drilling rigs, with other oil and pumping machinery.
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Address:
202 Museum Lane
Titusville, PA 16354

Parent Organization:
Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Contacts
Phone 814 827-2797
E-mail mailto:drakewell@usachoice.net
URL
Drake Well Museum
   www.drakewell.org/
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
May-Oct 12 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5
Nov-Apr 12 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5
Season Open Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, closed other national holidays
Pithole Visitor Center closes for season after Oct 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
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As of MAR 2008 Summer rates  6-17 $2,
under 6 free
  18-59 $5  60+ $4  
Winter rates $2   $4 $3  
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What kind of visit you can have: Visit replica of the first oil well engine house. Exhibits include operating oil drilling equipment.  You can take either a self-guided or guided tour.  Both start with orientation video. 
Big Events: Suggested Stay: 1-1 hours
Period  Type of Site Industrial
Buildings: Visitor Center, drake well replica, field office, several different drilling rigs, tank cars
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Picnic Yes, next to parking lot
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Name Drake Well Museum Shop clothing, books, souvenirs opens with museum, closes to hour earlier
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Venango Museum of Art, Science and Industry Museum Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com

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Kanpping Knapp B&B 43778 Thompson Run Road
Titusville PA 16354
814 827-1092
Dutch Hill Inn B&B 36327 Dutch Hill Road
Union City PA 16438
814 694-2654
Kellygreen B&B 131 Elm Street
Tionesta PA 16353
814 755-8808
Lamberton House B&B 1331 Otter Street
Franklin PA 16323
814 432-7908
Quo Vadis B&B 1501 Liberty Street
Franklin PA 16323
814 432-4208
Spring Valley B&B Route 6
Spring Creek PA 16436
814 489-3695
Three Gables Inn B&B 18323 South Main Street
Corry PA 16407
814 664-8538
Strawberry Inn 27 3rd Avenue
Union City PA 16438
814 438-3953
Bethany Guest House 325 South Main Street
Cambridge Springs PA 16403
814 398-2046
Country Roads B&B White's Corners Road
Columbus PA 16405
814 664-7424
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Comfort Inn Titusville
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Titusville PA 16354
814 827-6923
C'villa Motel 17821 Highway  8
Centerville PA 16404
814 827-1150
Canadohta Lake Motel 35465 Circuit Drive
Union City PA 16438
814 694-2671
Holiday Inn 1 Seneca Street
Oil City PA 16301
814 677-1221
Midtown Motel 201 Elm Street
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814 755-3576
Daddy T's Mountain Lodge RR 1 Box 41C
Tionesta PA 16353
814 755-7888
Eagle Rock Motel 633 Elm Street
Tionesta PA 16353
814 755-4444
Idlewood Motel Route  62
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Inn at Franklin 1411 Liberty Street #1
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814 437-3031
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Last Update:
01/09/2010

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