Subir Raha Oil Museum

Krishna Nagar
Dehradun, UK - 248003

Type: Science Museums
098373 25053
  • Varun Shroti
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  • Dr. Vinod Kumar
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The Subir Raha Oil Museum, located in Digboi, Assam, India, is a tribute to the rich legacy and history of the oil industry in the region. Named after Subir Raha, the former Chairman and Managing Director of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), the museum offers visitors an immersive experience of the fascinating world of oil exploration, production, and refining.

Digboi, often referred to as the "Oil City of Assam," holds a significant place in the history of India's oil industry, being the site of the country's first oil well drilled in 1889. The Subir Raha Oil Museum commemorates this historic milestone and showcases the evolution of the oil industry in India over the years.

The museum features a diverse collection of artifacts, equipment, photographs, and interactive exhibits that chronicle the journey of oil exploration and production in Assam. Visitors can learn about the geological formation of oil reserves, the pioneering efforts of early oil explorers, and the technological advancements that have shaped the industry.

One of the highlights of the Subir Raha Oil Museum is the opportunity to explore a replica of the first oil well drilled in Digboi, providing a glimpse into the pioneering spirit and ingenuity of the early oil pioneers. The museum also offers educational programs, guided tours, and workshops for students and visitors interested in learning more about the oil industry and its impact on society and the environment.

Overall, the Subir Raha Oil Museum serves as a valuable resource for preserving the heritage and legacy of the oil industry in Assam, while also educating and inspiring future generations about the importance of energy exploration and conservation.

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