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Leduc #1 Energy Discovery Centre

50339 Hwy 60, Leduc, Alberta T9G 0B2, Canada
+1 780-987-4323
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A piece of history

So I might be a little biased about my tour guide.....my husband is a driller and after all these... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, Canada
via mobile
History of Oil Discovery.

This is a must see. Persons can appreciate and understand how Oil started in Alberta from the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Phil M
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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Leduc #1 Museum + Energy Discovery Centre, the birhtplace of the modern energy industry. Come visit us and learn the story of Alberta!
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50339 Hwy 60, Leduc, Alberta T9G 0B2, Canada
+1 780-987-4323
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I might be a little biased about my tour guide.....my husband is a driller and after all these years I finally got to see in person what he does. The Discovery Centre is a museum that explains the history of oil and gas in...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see. Persons can appreciate and understand how Oil started in Alberta from the beginning to present day.

Thank Phil M
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Leduc #1 is where the oil started in Alberta. The Energy Discovery Centre is an interactive museum and science centre that shows you the history of the oil industry in Alberta. There is a full scale rig that you can climb on, you can touch...More

1  Thank Cottonelle
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The exhibits are well done. You will learn a lot about the oil and gas industries. The history of exploration in this area is well presented.

1  Thank FunnyAnimal
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We have gone past this attraction so many times & finally decided to stop. You can wander around the grounds for free but there is a fee to tour the discovery centre ($10 adult, $8.50 senior). Free parking. Start at the theatre & see the...More

1  Thank Liz730053
Reviewed 1 August 2016

i recently visited the historical site to see what i could find out about the story of oil in the area where i live. I found that there was a large assortment of displays and information pertaining to the oil business. The staff was quite...More

1  Thank wiccakeith
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Not for little kids, but very interesting and educational. You will need car to get there, as it is outside of city limits.

Thank Bieratka
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Anyone interested in the history of oil for this area MUST visit Energy Centre. It is packed full of historical memorabilia. The exhibits are very well done and outside you can fully explore an oil rig. We were fortunate to find a person that actually...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We traveled up to Leduc on the 31st of August to visit the Discovery Center, arriving to find it closed, and the Gate locked. Information we had on hand indicated that it should have been open, but it was not. Fortunately someone who was working...More

Thank JoelY55490
Reviewed 20 August 2015

We were so glad that we decided to visit this gem. Although some exhibits at the front were a little dated, the intro movie was excellent, and we found all the exhibits interesting. The back has up to date information and equipment on fracking that...More

1  Thank David A
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