Educating, Recognizing, Advancing
Statement from the Ocean Star Museum regarding COVID-19 reopening plans:
Exciting news! The Ocean Star Museum will reopen on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday only starting June 5th until further notice. The hours will be 10am to 5pm with the last ticket sold at 4pm.
In accordance with the state, we will be keeping our capacity at 25% and asking guests to please wear masks. We will have hand sanitizer available and will be following guidelines for visitor and staff safety including social distancing and increased cleaning frequencies throughout the day.
We are looking forward to welcoming everyone back to a safe and clean environment!
20th Street & Harborside, Galveston, TX
The Oilfield Energy Center is based in Houston, the world’s energy capital. The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum and Education Center is docked at Pier 19 in Galveston, less than an hour from downtown Houston, which makes it a wonderful showcase in a perfect location for an “offshore” experience.
Our See Hear & Do Educational Programs Guide provides in-depth information about what the OEC and the Ocean Star have to offer. From general museum info to continuing teacher education to our travelling exhibitions, this comprehensive guide provides everything you need to know about our programming.
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OEC SOCIETY Membership
Do you have a passion for the energy industry? Are you interested in oil and gas? If so, why not join a dynamic group of individuals supporting the Ocean Star Museum? There are five levels of membership to choose from, all benefiting from Museum entrance passes, gift shop discounts and The Star newsletter.
The OEC SOCIETY is a volunteer guild that promotes a spirit of community via networking and fundraising events to support the missions of the OEC and the Ocean Star.