Online Highways Home > Texas > Monahans

Million Barrel Museum

Search Monahans Texas

Built in 1928 as oil-storage facility, huge tank was abandoned due to leakage, and converted in 1987 to museum featuring relocated and restored Holman House that served as stage terminus hotel at the turn of the century. Period furnishings. Also on site is first Ward County jail, display of antique field equipment and amphitheater.

Location: U.S. 80 E, Monahans Texas

Other History nearby:
(Midland) Confererate Air Force & American
(Midland) Fire Museum
(Midland) Haley Memorial Library/History Center
(Odessa) Jackrabbit Statue
(McCamey) Mendoza Trail Museum
(Midland) Midland Man

08/17 Coming to The Monahans area