A third class City under Pennsylvania classifications, Titusville, is located in the southeast corner of Crawford County near where the county borders with Warren and Venango Counties, Titusville, Pennsylvania, serves as the hub of activity for the tri-county region encompassed by the Titusville Area School District.
Titusville Pennsylvania is a quiet, safe community with a quality education system, a reputable hospital, a general aviation airport, a community recreation complex, a branch of the University of Pittsburgh, and an excellent library. The City proudly boasts over 122 acres of recreational property which includes a large outdoor pool complete with a figure eight slide, 6 parks, 15 ball fields, 8 soccer fields, 3 sand volleyball courts, a 400 meter community track, a BMX race track, skate park, tennis courts, walking trails, and bike trails. There are also a variety of picnic shelters and pavilions available to rent. Titusville, has been named a “Tree City, USA” by the National Arbor Day Foundation for 25 consecutive years, so you can enjoy thousands of trees all over the City in any season.
Titusville is also home to Drake Well Museum & Park which offers visitors a look into Titusville history as the “Birthplace of the Oil Industry”. A visit to the Museum includes a working replica of the original Drake’s Well. In Titusville, you can also schedule a ride on the Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad where you can travel back in time through the Pennsylvania Oil Country and enjoy the scenery along Oil Creek while listening to tales of the oil boom that once swept the valley and marked the beginning of the world’s oil industry.
In 2015, Toyota came back to “The Birthplace of the Oil Industry”, drew water from Oil Creek, converted it and then used it to drive the Toyota Mirai, a new hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, around the City of Titusville. Check out this new technology and the video here Toyota – Fueled by Everything
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