Oil Sands Discovery Center

Oil Sands Discovery Center

Come and discover Alberta’s amazing energy resource made interactive and fun at the Oil Sands Discovery Centre. Explore the history, science, and technology of the oil sands in the Dr. Karl Clark exhibit hall through interactive displays about geology, mining, extraction, environment, and more. Daily programs include a hands-on demonstration that shows how hot water is used to extract oil from the oil sands and films such as Quest for Energy and Pay Dirt - Alberta's Oil Sands: Centuries in the Making.