International Petroleum Museum & Exposition

International Petroleum Museum & Exposition

Riverfront, 111 First Street Morgan City, LA 70380

The only place in the world where the general public can walk aboard an authentic offshore drilling rig. The renowned and historic drilling rig "Mr. Charlie" is the centerpiece of this unique facility as well as a training facility for the offshore oil industry. Visitors learn about the oil industry, past and present, the functions of the oil rig and tales about the industry's beginnings. Guided tour takes approximately 1 hour.

Hours: 
Monday - Saturday, Guided tours begin at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. Weather Permitting. Admission: $6 Adults; $5 Senior Citizens; $4 Students and Group Rates
Phone: 
(985) 384-3744
Tour Bus Friendly: 
Yes