• National Heritage Area

    Oil Region

    National Heritage Area Pennsylvania

Preserving History

Oil Region National Heritage Area in northwestern Pennsylvania tells of the world’s first successful commercial oil well and a legacy of petroleum that continues to shape industry, society, and politics. The Oil Region includes oil artifacts, scenic communities, farmlands and woodlands, and industrial landscapes, and offers visitors heritage attractions and four seasons of outdoor recreation.

Did You Know?

Caboose Motel

The Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad carries passengers on a leisurely excursion ride through Oil Creek valley on a seasonal schedule. And, guests can lodge in the adjacent Caboose Motel in Titusville, where each of the 21 cabooses features a different historic railroad. More...