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Kansas Oil Museum

Butler County Historical Society

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The development of the oil industry in Kansas since 1860 is chronicled in the museum. A videotape presentation about the history of oil is shown at a service station replica, while outdoor exhibits include an oil derrick, oil field buildings, drilling equipment and a restored oil field shotgun house. Free admission. Open except major holidays.

Location: 383 E Central Ave, El Dorado Kansas 67042 Telephone 316-321-9333

Other History nearby:
(El Dorado) Butler County Courthouse
(El Dorado) Ellet Brothers Civil War Monument
(Wichita) Kansas Aviation Museum
(El Dorado) Kansas Oil Museum
(Wichita) Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology
(Goessel) Mennonite Heritage Museum

05/22 Coming to The El Dorado area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival, OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
Kansas State Fair Hutchinson KS September6-15 Each year, over 400,000 visitors flock to the Kansas State Fair to visit a wide array of exhibits, partake in fabulous Fair food, and see the amazing butter sculpture.