West Virginia State Museum, Charleston

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  • Firstly I want to state that I can be incredibly hard to please, especially when it comes to museums and cultural knowledge and how it is portrayed for consumption - I am from England where it is...  more »
  • I learned so much about West Virginia history at this museum. We had the place nearly to ourselves on a chilly Saturday morning. We were warmly greeted by staff and screened for COVID illness with...  more »
  • Love this place. I go every year. A great mix of state and national history. West Virginia has an amazing history during the civil war. It's free and a great place to learn history from fossils to modern day. They add things every year so it never gets old. Definitely a must do if your in the area.
  • What a wonderful experience. You can just walk through or spend all day reading all of the very interesting things about West Virginia. They have done a wonderful job putting this together. I was proud to bring my family here who were visiting from California. I think they were impressed.

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