Didn't expect much from it, but it was well worth the money. Pretty neat walking around an old drilling platform and looking at the old equipment.
About Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum
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Visiting the drilling rig and museum was very educational and interesting. The exhibition and the things on display are presented in a modern and interactive manner. There is something for children and adults, no matter your level of technical expertise. Remember to watch the 15...More
I think it’s the only place in the world to see an offshore drilling rig. My husband is a navy lover guy, and he was really looking forward to seeing this museum. It was a rainy day but it didn't stop us from enjoying ourselves....More
Like many of the things we do on vacation, we learned about something that important to our society. The short film was really good and it helped us to know what we were looking at as we toured this attraction.
I'll admit that I went to this museum so that I could spend time with my brother and nephew who are engineers in the petroleum industry. To my surprise I found it to be an interesting way to spend an hour and a half. There...More
With Houston being the Oil Capital of the world this s a must see attraction. The majority of people do not realize there is a Rig to Drill the Well! Education 101!
The museum did a good job of explaining oil creation,exploration and drilling/supply. It's something I'd never thought much about. Who knew there were so many types of oil rigs? There were lots of scale models and good graphics and examples of e.g. actual drill heads....More
For those of us who don't know much about the oil from the sea this was a great experience. Very well laid out and much detail about All aspects of drilling. Highly recommend .
Came here as part of a rig course. The Ocean Star provided an in-depth knowledge of things we had been learning about. Would recommend visiting to back up knowledge and to view different parts of rig equipment in life form.