Hours and Prices


Dwm Visitor Center And Museum

Drake Well Museum Visitor Center

Drake Well Museum and Park

Hours of Operation:

April 1 - October 31                          

  • Wednesday - Sunday      10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Closed Mondays & Tuesdays

November 1 - March 31

  • Friday - Sunday       10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Closed Monday - Thursday

The museum store is closed January - March.


Recreational areas are open from dawn to dusk year-round.

Drake Well Museum and Park is also closed the following days: Easter Sunday, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, the Friday following Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.


Admission Rates:

  • Adults                           $10.00
  • Seniors (65+ years)     $8.00
  • Youth (3-11 years)        $5.00
  • Ages 2 years & under   Free

Promotions & Special Offers:

Active Duty Military - We offer complimentary museum admission year-round to active members of the military and their families as part of the Blue Star Museums Program. Must show valid military ID when purchasing. 

AAA Members - $2 off general admission ticket for AAA members. Must show valid AAA card when purchasing admission.

Museums for All - Explore Drake Well Museum and Park for a fee of $2 per person with the presentation of an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card and identification. 

Please Note: These discounts may not be used in conjunction with one another, with other museum discounts or for group discounts. They apply to general admission only and exclude special programs and events.


Satellite Sites

Historic Pithole City

Grounds are open dawn to dusk year-round.

Visitor Center will be closed for the remainder of 2021.

McClintock Well #1

Trailhead and interpretive area are open dawn to dusk year-round.