H. P Sears Oil Service Station Museum
This is a restored service station that looks as it did in 1929. Tours are available. See the website for current times.
The service station as it existed in 1929. Photo supplied by Rome Historical Society.
Backstory and Context
Great care was taken when restoring this service station. Features include clock face gas pumps, restored signage, an oil change pit, and air scales. Inside the station's building are various period items that take the visitor back to "the good old days."1
1H. P Sears Oil Company, Inc.. . Accessed June 19, 2018. https://www.hpsearsoil.com/. This is the official site of the museum.