Our family enjoyed the experience being on the rig. The 15 minute movie was a great overview of the process from beginning to end. Tons of interactive exhibits both inside and out.
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Learned a lot about the oil and gas industry and how important it is to our everyday life. It is not just gas in our cars!
I found the Ocean Star Museum very interesting. My two young children however found it interesting in spurts. I would like to visit again someday when my boys are older or without them altogether. If you're interest in learning a little about offshore drilling and...More
This was a neat place to visit with our boys 4 and 7. Boys love exploring things and I think they liked looking at everything with their dad. I have to say they had a lot of interesting displays which made learning more fun. This...More
Nice place to escape the heat and learn about off-shore drilling. Located next to fishermans warf restaurant, which was fabulous! It is a low cost, air conditioned museum. Nice way to escape the heat from the hot, humid summer day. Also a great way to...More
I was visiting Galveston while my wife was working in the area for the day and wanted to do something different. I saw the Ocean Star Museum and figured why not give it a shot. It was a super cool experience. Growing up in Texas...More
Our family really enjoyed our visit here. Our kids, ages 13(boy) & 8(girl), both found several exhibits they enjoyed. They had a family package which saved us a few dollars. We all learned a lot about the process of oil production and just how much...More
Much, much more than expected. We had 4 early elementary aged children with us and they loved it! We expected to spend an hour there were there for over 2. (We would have stayed longer expect for a wild toddler.) There were items to touch,...More