Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Miri Petronas Museum

Miri Petronas Museum located at the top of Canada Hill Miri,facing Miri City Landscape and South China Sea.This museum located nearby Old Grand lady,or Oil well No.1,first oil well found on 1910 on Borneo Soil.It ceased temporarily during world War 2 (1941) and continue later .

By the way this Hill was named Canada Hill to honor a Canadian by the name of McAlpine who was assigned to erect the well.

This museum officially open on May 20, 2005,It's open everyday except Monday and Public Holiday.Content of this museum is all about oil including traces and history and technological development of oil and gas industries in Malaysia.Tourist and local people come here not only for visiting the museum but to get the beautiful view of Miri City either day time,dawn or night.