oil museum theatreThe museum and outdoor exhibit buildings contain a wealth of petroleum industry artifacts, working exhibits, kerosene lamps, fascinating stories, intriguing photographs and more!


Theatre – Start your museum visit with a short film about the history of oil in the area and view a geology display.

Main Gallery – A wide variety of displays including veterinary supplies, early lighting, famous oil men, spring pole drilling model, cooper shop, tools, oil samples and more.

Oil Springs Gallery – An eclectic collection including the Fraser clock collection, a bird egg collection, household items, store and school supplies, etc

ForeOMC - Foreign Driller tentign Drillers Gallery – In the basement of the museum is an collection of unusual souvenirs brought home by pioneer oil men when they returned from their world travels.

Foreign Drillers Tent – Don’t miss this interactive experience that tells the unique history and many fascinating stories of drillers travels around the world.

Oil Men Photo Gallery – Photographer Lance Evoy, a native of Oil Springs captured amazing photos of the oil producers of today, many carrying on traditions reaching back over 3 or 4 generations.


  • Jerker Lines & Power House
  • Oil Tanker Wagon
  • Holding Tanks
  • Langbank Post Office
  • Canadian Pole Drilling Rig
  • Blacksmith Shop
  • First Commercial Oil Well in North America
  • Three Pole Derrick
  • Procar Tank Railcar
  • 1895 Oil Springs Railway Station
  • Natural Gas Industrial Building
  • Picnic Area.