Welcome to the Twist Oil & Natural Gas Museum



The Oil & Natural Gas Museum in Twist has had to close for a while from Monday onwards in compliance with current regulations to contain the spread of the Corona virus epidemic.

Dear Friends and Guests,

the Twist Oil & Natural Gas Museum is sited in the middle of Germany’s most extensive mineral oil fields. Seen from the outside it looks just like any of the traditionally-built houses round about. The interior design for this technical museum was conceived by a professional designer. In about 600 m² of broad, well-lit space it presents its clearly-arranged exhibits on two levels. The upper gallery can be used for special exhibitions. In the outdoor area around the museum large pieces of equipment used in the production of mineral oil and natural gas are set out for viewing. The museum has a lecture room with media presentation facilities and a specialist library. It is equipped for use by the disabled.

Opening times are from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday. Closed on public holidays.

Impressions of our Twist Oil & Natural Gas Museum and surrounding area

Here we present some pictures of our museum. More pictures, including some pictures of special exhibits, will be added in the future. They’re worth waiting for.

Museum news

Träger des Erdöl-Erdgas-Museums ist der Heimatverein Twist e.V.


Erdöl und Erdgas Museum Twist

Flensbergstr. 13
49767 Twist

Tel.: +49 (0) 5936 93 30 82
Mail: museum@twist-emsland.de

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Opening times

Tuesday2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Admission charges

Adults: 5,00 EUR

Pupils, students 1,00 EUR

Tour guide service for groups of up to 15 persons: 15 euro additionally

An audio-guide in German and Dutch is also available free of charge for tours

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