• National Heritage Area

    Oil Region

    National Heritage Area Pennsylvania


Oil Region National Heritage Area is located in northwestern Pennsylvania.

Commuter air service lands at the Venango Regional Airport in Franklin, Pennsylvania at the center of the Oil Region. Vehicle drivers who access Exits 29, 35, 42, and 45 of I-80 immediately enter the southern edge of the Oil Region National Heritage Area. Major communities are Emlenton, Barkeyville, Cranberry, Franklin, Oil City, and Titusville. more...

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Children at model

Scale models of former boomtowns such as Petroleum Centre and Pithole (within Oil Region National Heritage Area) help young and old alike understand the rigors and routines of life amidst the active and sometimes dangerous oil leases. More...