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Surprisingly good!

We had ticked off just about everything else on Trip Advisor’s list of things to do in Ponca City... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Kennewick, Washington
via mobile
Free museum depicting the growth of Conoco Oil; interesting history

I think this place has the friendliest museum staff ever. Though it was 20 minutes to closing when... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2018
Lynn A
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We had ticked off just about everything else on Trip Advisor’s list of things to do in Ponca City and still had time so figured we’d give it a look. The docent, Kiery(Kerry? Not sure of the spelling) was very warm, friendly, and very well...More

1  Thank Klamath87
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I think this place has the friendliest museum staff ever. Though it was 20 minutes to closing when we arrived, they let us wander around for over and hour and provided us with a lot of information on Ponca City and other museums. the exhibits...More

2  Thank Lynn A
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This museum is interesting if you enjoy history of the oil industry. The staff were very friendly and nice.

1  Thank nowincolorado
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is one of those hidden gems in Ponca City. It is a museum highlighting the work of Conoco and is actually very interesting. I went because I had a friend whose picture was in the Museum so I wanted to see it. I was...More

1  Thank jwpreacher
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We loved this museum. The docent who greeted us was very friendly and informative. She went out of her way to accommodate us and even gave us a book about Mr. Marland. You have to visit this museum when you are in Ponca City.

1  Thank mpgrandpa
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My friend and I loved this museum. Both of us being from Oklahoma, we were highly recommend everyone to see how our oil industry came from the beginnings to now. I would recommend it for all ages, and our host was a young man that...More

2  Thank Kerry H
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a really great museum. It's free which makes it even better. They have a scavenger hunt for kids to complete and a prize bag at the end if they complete it.

1  Thank Thompsonian
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Great museum in Ponca City. The young docent was more than helpful in providing a local Flair. Great information on the Oklahoma oil industry and on Conoco If a person has an hour or two to spend well worth the time Rain or shine.

1  Thank Richard T
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Very informative staff, excellent source of historical information, civil exhibits. It's worth the side trip. Only takes a couple hours if you look around and chat with the ladies running the place.

1  Thank fordpoor
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This small museum is packed full of history. Don't let the size fool you. There is a lot to see. A lot of it is in chronological order and is a great self paced walk through trip. You won't be disappointed if you are interested...More

1  Thank Michael W
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