The Oil Museum of Canada, in the Village of Oil Springs, preserves the site of the first commercial oil well in North America. Learn the story of Canada’s oil pioneers – a unique and captivating era of our shared history! The 4-hectare (10-acre) site features four historical buildings with reconstructed spring-pole and three-pole derricks dominating the property.
- National Historic Site (Canada)
- Partial wheelchair access
- Self-guided tours available
Contact info2423 Kelly Road
Oil Springs, Ontario
ArchitectureYear built: 1960
Architect: Ian Rutherford, Forbes & Rutherford Architects, Sarnia
Building type: Museum
Dates/hours openSaturday September 28, 2019
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.