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Phillips Petroleum Company Museum

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Address: 410 Keeler, Bartlesville, OK 74004
Phone Number: 918-661-8687
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Want to know all about Phillips 66 and the founder, Frank Phillips. This is the place! A well done and informative museum about this important man and his company's role in the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Want to know all about Phillips 66 and the founder, Frank Phillips. This is the place! A well done and informative museum about this important man and his company's role in the petroleum industry. It's free! Catch the 10 minute or so film and then begin your stroll through the history and inventions of Phillips Petroleum. The brand "Phillips 66"... More 

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Three retired Phillips employees were serving as docents. One had served in WWII and had secured over 70 patents while employed at Phillips. The exhibits are very well done and we learned so many things about Phillips we hadn't known before.

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Allen, TX
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This is a most interesting story. The Phillips were into all the facets of the oil industry and then some. Their vault is stacked w/ many hundreds of patents for many uses of the petroleum they produced. Plastic pipe, polyester fabric, etc. And their interest in early aviation was extensive. Their competition plane is hung in the gallery, on display.... More 

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Dallas, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

A totally free museum in the center of this historic town makes for must visit if you are in the area. Review the history of the oil company and how it put Bartlesville on the Oklahoma map. Look at the early wildcat oil producers and how they drilled for oil and brought it to market. A fascinating couple of hours... More 

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Bartlesville,ok, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Wonderful History of the early oil discoveries in Oklahoma and the creation of Phillips 66, still a major oil company today. It's right down town in the middle of Conoco/Phillips offices.

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This mansion reeks of history and the glory days of the oil barons. Take a full day to go here and Frank Phillips country estate Woolaroc. My favorite is Frank's barber chair in his master bathroom.

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toronto, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Very informative and well presented in a two level building. Definitely worth going to. Free admission

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Oklahoma
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

this was a highlight of Bartlesville. Very well laid out museum that showed the personal and professional side of Frank Phillips and the Phillips' leadership. Price (free) is a bonus.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

It only took me an hour to explore this interesting little museum dedicated to Phillips 66. There was a 10 minute movie to watch and a large amount of memorabilia, as well as a good history of the founders and the people who have made P66 what it is today. Very worthy of a visit.

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Gravette, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Its hard to go wrong with a free museum. The museum was very interesting and told the history of the Phillips Oil Company. The people that work there are very friendly and go out of their way to make sure you have an enjoyable experience.

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