Oil Creek State Park

The Oil Creek Valley is the site of the world’s first commercial oil well. Oil Creek State Park tells the story of the early petroleum industry by interpreting oil boomtowns, oil wells and early transportation. Scenic Oil Creek carves a valley of deep hollows, steep hillsides and wetlands.

305 State Park Road, Oil City, PA 16301-9733








David Hallman



Upcoming Events

Weather Wisdom and Kite Flying

Join the park naturalist for a GREAT family afternoon learning fun facts about weather and how it helps to fly kites. We will make & fly kites while enjoying...

4/9 1:30pm
Spring Flight of the Timber-Doodle

Meet at the park amphitheater on April 13th @ 7:15 PM as we learn about this bird otherwise known as the woodcock. Towards dusk, we will take a short, easy...

4/13 7:15pm
Making Your Own Fishing Lures

Join our instructor Kirby Neubert on 4/19 at 6:30 - 8:30 PM to learn how to save money and get the personal satisfaction of making and catching fish on lures...

4/19 6:30pm
Earth Day Hike

Join the Oil Creek State Park Naturalist for a Spring Earth Day Hike on April 22nd from 1-3 PM. We will meet at the Jersey Lot just before the bridge going...

4/22 1pm
Secrets of the Indian Medicine Man

Meet the Park Naturalist at the Jersey Lot near Drake Well in Titusville. Learn the secrets of how our native people used plants and animals to survive when...

5/18 6:30pm

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