The Mr. Charlie Rig Museum and Diving & ROV Historical Preservation Museum

Mr. Charlie rig museum
Mr. Charlie rig museum
Old hand crank divers air supply pump.
Old hand crank divers air supply pump.


111 First St
Morgan City LA 70380
Two Museums for the price of one. The Diving & ROV Historical Preservation Museum. Tells the story of the history of these two industries. The Morgan City area is rich in history and stories of people and companies from this area, from around the world. Come hear and touch the history. Walk aboard the Mr. Charlie Rig museum it is the FIRST moveable/reusable offshore drilling rig in the WORLD. Designed and built in Louisiana and launched in 1954.


  • Military Discount
  • Senior Citizen Discount
General Information
  • Cash Only
  • Open Year-Round
  • Bus Parking
Type of Museum
  • Historical Museum