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October 2, 2021

October 2, 2021

Drake Well Museum and Park

Pithole Lantern Tours

Saturday, October 2
6:30 -9:30pm

Join us as Historic Pithole City serves as the backdrop for an evening experience that brings oil history to life at Lantern Tours. Visitors will meet historical figures during a nighttime tour of the legendary oil boomtown.

Tours depart every 10 minutes and cover steep hills and semi-rugged terrain. Tours begin at 6:30 p.m. with the last tour departing at 9:30 p.m. Each tour lasts approximately 90 minutes and has space for 15 people. Visitors are encouraged to arrive early, wear weather-appropriate clothing and sturdy shoes, and bring a flashlight.

Tickets are $10/person and sales begin on Wednesday, September 1 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets sales are limited to 285 people and must be purchased in advance via the ticket link.

Historic Pithole City is administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission in partnership with Friends of Drake Well, Inc.

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