Overview:
The Texas Energy Museum tells the story of oil through colorful, state-of-the-art exhibits. The exhibits depict petroleum geology, formation of oil and gas, history and technology of oil production, and refining and petrochemicals. Talking robotic characters relate their stories of early Texas oil drilling amid historical surroundings and working artifacts. The Museum depicts the unique story of the early Spindletop oil discovery in 1901 with a complete rotary rig from the Spindletop era. Talking manikins of historical characters relive the adventure for visitors.
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Dinosaur Day

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Free admission

  • Texas Energy Museum
  • 600 Main St.
  • Beaumont, TX 77701
  • (409) 833-5100
  • Visit Website
Dinosaur Day, put on by the Texas Energy Museum, is an education program featuring outdoor activities where children ages 3-10 learn about dinosaurs and how fossils are found and studied. Activities ...more

Children's Holiday Party & Tree Lighting

3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Tree lighting takes place at 6:00 PM.

Free admission

  • Texas Energy Museum
  • 600 Main St.
  • Beaumont, TX 77701
  • (409) 832-3432
  • Visit Website
Join the Downtown Museum District on the grounds of the Texas Energy Museum and the Art Museum of Southeast Texas (AMSET) for the annual Children's Holiday Party and Tree Lighting. Children and their ...more