We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Oil City Library

2 Central Ave, Oil City, PA 16301-2795
+1 814-678-3072
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Our Oil City Library

I have been going to the Oil City Library since I was a child and in turn took my children there... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Mary Lou R
,
Oil City, Pennsylvania
Love this Library

This is a great library, with a very friendly and informative staff. I have been a cardholder at... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
ZZMorgan
,
Oil City, Pennsylvania
Read all 13 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good15%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Mar 2017
“Our Oil City Library”
23 Aug 2016
“Love this Library”
LOCATION
2 Central Ave, Oil City, PA 16301-2795
CONTACT
Website
+1 814-678-3072
Write a Review
Reviews (13)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have been going to the Oil City Library since I was a child and in turn took my children there. It is an outstanding library for a small town like Oil City although Oil City used to be over twice the size it is...More

Thank Mary Lou R
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a great library, with a very friendly and informative staff. I have been a cardholder at this library for over fifty years. There is a wide variety of things to check out...from books, videos, magazines, even metal detectors, etc. I will always be...More

Thank ZZMorgan
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Lovely knowledgeable staff. Felt very grand. It was built by Andrew Carnegie and it reads of old time opulence from the marble and polished wood.

Thank Lynne J
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Wonderful people to talk too at the front desk in the library, very helpful too. I chose the Microfilm room to look things up in the older news papers. I have also enjoyed the Genealogy room upstair's in the Oil City Library, alot of wonderful...More

Thank BSue1958
Reviewed 31 March 2015

This is a lovely building, very inviting and much better stocked than my native Franklin one . Good displays and a cool painting of a night time abstract cityscape which friends and I admire.

Thank susan s
Reviewed 16 April 2014

I love our Library! if you are wanting to find good books and relaxing atmosphere this is the place.

Thank Wens44
Reviewed 26 November 2013

Great for travelers to check emails, print boarding passes for flights, or just browse the great collection. Let the kids play with blocks, puzzles and toys while reading a favorite story on the deacon rocking chair! E-Books are available now too!

Thank sandeela
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I'm prejudiced because I spent so much time here when I was growing up and in school many years ago. I guess I realized even then how lucky Oil City was to have a quality library in a beautiful building. Now, during a brief visit,...More

Thank bagnato1
Reviewed 11 June 2013

This Library is full of History...Literally! The Heritage room has all manner of photos and information about local citizens if you are looking for a long lost relative. Internet connection available.

1  Thank BeenThere21stCentury
Reviewed 10 January 2013

This library is a regional gem and puts up creative and interesting programs, especially for children from all over the county.

Thank William S
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Yellow Dog Lantern
58 reviews
.69 km away
Villa Italia Ristorante
54 reviews
.90 km away
Double Play Sports Bar
28 reviews
.58 km away
Rocko's Pizzeria
15 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wanango Country Club
6 reviews
3.63 km away
Oil Creek State Park
23 reviews
6.72 km away
Allegheny River Trail
38 reviews
9.09 km away
Drake Well Museum
89 reviews
20.83 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Oil City Library staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit