Venango Museum of Art, Science and Industry is located on Oil City's North Side business district. The Museum makes its home within a Beaux Arts architectural-styled building - originally erected as a post office in 1905 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Museum collects, preserves and exhibits artifacts and related material relevant to interests of Venango County residents and visitors. Through a changing exhibit area, the Museum strives to provide a quality educational and cultural experience for visitors of all ages.


The museum is currently closed for the season and will reopen in early April 2021.

Sunday                         CLOSED

Monday                        CLOSED

Tuesday                        10AM - 4PM

Wednesday                   10AM - 4PM

Thursday                      10AM - 4PM

Friday                           10AM - 4PM

Saturday                       10AM - 4PM

Closed January - Early April.

Hours subject to change.


Adults over 18:             $7.00

Adults 62 and over:      $5.00

Students 18 and under: $5.00

Children 5 and under:   FREE 


270 Seneca Street

Oil City, PA 16301

(814) 676-2007


The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented health emergency, and we’re committed to following the guidelines and recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, World Health Organization, and state and regional health officials.

Please check this page for updates from the Venango Museum.


Although the museum is currently closed, you can still vote for your favorite trees in our annual Christmas tree display HERE until           December 31, 2020! VOTING HAS NOW ENDED.


New for 2020 only - "Early Inhabitants of Northwestern Pennsylvania". Our new exhibit begins to detail the rich history of Native people in Venango County and the surrounding regions, from prehistoric cultures to the Lenape and Seneca people living in our region in the 17th and 18th centuries. 

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