Ocean Star Drilling Rig Museum & Education Center
Tuesday November 7th, 9am – 12:30pm
(Buses depart at 9am and return by 12:30pm)
The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum and Education Center is located on Galveston Island, Texas, less than an hour from downtown Houston, the world’s petroleum capital.
This one-of-a-kind facility gives visitors the opportunity to learn about the offshore oil and gas industry. The tour will start by boarding the retired jackup drilling rig to learn more about the offshore industry. The museum features three floors of models and interactive displays illustrating the story of offshore oil and gas from seismic technology to exploration and production.
Dedicated to expanding awareness of the vast energy resources available beneath the world’s oceans, and to chronicle the unique heritage and technological accomplishments of the industry that discovers, produces and delivers these resources to mankind in a safe and environmentally responsible way.