Hours and Prices

Dwm  Visitor  Center And  Museum

Drake Well Museum Visitor Center

Drake Well Museum and Park

2019 Hours of Operation:

January 1 - February 28                          

  • Saturday                 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday                   12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Closed Mondays

The museum store is closed during the winter.

March 1 - December 31

  • Tuesday - Saturday       9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday                          Noon to 5:00 p.m.
  • Closed Mondays

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

In addition to being closed on Mondays, Drake Well Museum and Park is closed the following days: Easter Sunday, Columbus Day, 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

*Discounts available to groups of ten or more.

Guided Tours - To arrange a guided tour, please contact us for special guided tour pricing.


Promotions & Special Offers:

Activity 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 admission.

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

   Visitor Center Hours (June - August only):

           Saturdays & Sundays    10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

   Admission Rates:
  • Adults (16+ years)          $5.00
  • Youth (3-15 years)          $3.00
  • Ages 2 years & under     Free

Grounds are open dawn to dusk year-round.

McClintock Well #1

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