Conoco Museum

Conoco Museum 501 W South Ave
Ponca City, OK 74601

Phone: 580-765-8687
Fax: 580-767-2147
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The Conoco Museum is a tribute to the over 125 successful years of this international energy company and the people around the world that created it.

This interactive and electronic marvel is complete with 19 flat-screen televisions, computer touch screens and a 40-seat movie theater. This state-of-the-art museum has it all and is designed for all ages.

Learn about the early years of founders E.W. Marland and Isaac Blake, see a replica of E.W.'s boardroom and listen to stories about the fascinating work of the Doodlebuggers. Learn about refining oil through hands-on Fractionation Tower, play an interactive Touraide game and try out the Gravity-Fed gas pump from the 1920s. Stand in a replica research and development laboratory.

The Conoco Museum is a tribute to the over 125 successful years of this international energy company and the people around the world that created it.

This interactive and electronic marvel is complete with 19 flat-screen televisions, computer touch screens and a 40-seat movie theater. This state-of-the-art museum has it all and is designed for all ages.

Learn about the early years of founders E.W. Marland and Isaac Blake, see a replica of E.W.'s boardroom and listen to stories about the fascinating work of the Doodlebuggers. Learn about refining oil through hands-on Fractionation Tower, play an interactive Touraide game and try out the Gravity-Fed gas pump from the 1920s. Stand in a replica research and development laboratory.

Featured artifacts include a 1914 Packard gas delivery truck, two horse-drawn wagons used by Continental Oil Company to deliver kerosene, commercials you're sure to recognize from the 70s and 80s, plus a complete set of silver utensils from the Marland era. Guided tours are available, or experience it on your own. This museum is a must see.

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Handicapped Parking

  • General Information: Free admission

  • Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Seating Capacity: 37

  • Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)

  • Tour Information: Customized tours, Group Tours, Guided Tours, Self-guided tours

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Close

Sunday

1:00 pm

5:00 pm

Monday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Tuesday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Wednesday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Thursday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Friday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Saturday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Closed Christmas Day, Thanksgiving Day and New Years Day.

From I-35, Exit 174, follow Hwy 60 into Ponca City, or W of Hwy 177 on South Ave. Museum is located directly across from the ConocoPhillips office complex.

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From William Brigden on 04/15/10

Accessable, electronic marvel, kid frendly, emphasis on people who made Conoco from oil discovery-refining- marketing.


 
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