Museums

Historic Adaland Museum

Museums in West Virginia are far more numerous than many visitors to the Mountain State might think, but when one considers its history, the plethora of West Virginia museums might not seem so surprising.

Our growing guide to museums includes galleries, historic properties, and museums of art and natural history.


324 Mansion Drive
Phillipi, WV 26416
304-457-2415
Historic House


HC 67 Box 58A
Ansted, WV 25812
304-719-5809
African American History


1401 E. Riverview Avenue
Alderson, WV 24910
304-445-7952
Art Gallery


31 E. Campus Drive
Bethany, WV 26032
615-327-1444
Historic House


3576 Webster Pike
Grafton, WV 26354
304-265-5549
Historic House


226 Capitol Street
Charleston, WV 25301
304-342-1461
Art Gallery


110 Main Street
Ansted, WV 25812
304-658-5901
Regional History

Antioch Baptist Church Museum
Rt 60
Ansted, WV 25812
304-658-1667
Regional History


1 S. Railroad Avenue
Elkins, WV 26241
304-636-6182
History

Arabia’s Art Gallery
2426 Charleston Road
Spencer, WV 25276
304-927-3011
Art Gallery

Art Museum of WVU
2 Fine Arts Drive
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-293-2141
Art Gallery


1013 Bridge Road
Charleston, WV 25314
304-345-1038
Art Gallery


Q Road and A Road
Arthurdale, WV 26520
304-864-3959
History Museum


3818 Teays Valley Road
Hurricane, WV 25526
304-760-8714
Art Gallery


300 King Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
304-263-0224
Art Gallery


1 Clay Square
Charleston, WV 25301
304-561-3500
Science Museum


486 Babcock Road
Clifftop, WV 25831
304-438-3004
Historic Mill


16th & Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Railroad History

Barbour County
13 Museum Street
Phillipi, WV 25416
304-457-4846
Regional History


29 Beauchamp Drive
Elizabeth, WV 26143
304-275-3569
Regional History


513 Ewart Avenue
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-1747
Mining History


126 E. Race Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
304-267-4713
Regional History


136 E. Race Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
304-267-4713
Regional History


2 S. Washington Street
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
304-258-2711
Regional History


4 Court Street
Beverly, WV 26253
304-637-7424
Regional History


400 Pike Street
Shinnston, WV 26431
304-203-8917
Regional History


1 John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25703
304-696-2296
Art Gallery


347 Main Street
Madison, WV 25130
304-369-5180
Mining History


9 Bill Blenko Drive
Milton, WV 25541
Decorative Arts


137 Juliana Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101
304-420-4800
Regional History


704 Charles Street
Wellsburg, WV 26070
304-737-4060
Regional History


1 Burnsville Lake Road
Burnsville, WV 26335
304-452-8170
Military History

Caboose Museum
Mullens, WV 25882
Regional History


HC 35 Box 5
Clifftop, WV 25831
304-438-3005
African American and Regional History


422 Summers Street
Hinton, WV 25951
304-445-5769
Historic House

Canyon Rim Visitor’s Center
162 Visitor Center Road
Lansing, WV 25862
304-574-2115
Regional History


3005 Northwestern Pike
Capon Bridge, WV 26711
304-856-3777
Regional History


611 Church Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-645-7917
Art Gallery


1194 Carnifex Ferry Crossing
Summersville, WV 26651
304-872-0825
Historic House


242 Main Street
Cass, WV 24927
304-456-4300
Railroad History


Co Route 17
Glenville, WV 26351
304-462-7158
Historic School


45 Abbotts Run
Horner, WV 26372
304-269-7091
History


601 Main Street
Ceredo, WV 25507
304-453-3025
Regional History


376 Little Buffalo Creek Road
Logan, WV 25601
304-792-7125
History


1000 Main Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-214-5437
Children’s


1 Clay Square
Charleston, WV 25301
304-561-3570
Art Gallery


404 4th Avenue
St Albans, WV 25177
304-727-4439
Railroad History


347 Madison Street
Madison, WV 25130
304-369-5180
Mining History


100 Station Square
Bramwell, WV 24715
1-866-858-5959
Mining History


1105 Wheeling Avenue
Glen Dale, WV 26038
304-845-141
Regional History


14th Street
Huntington, WV 25701
1-866-639-7487
Railroad History


19295 Midland Trail
Ansted, WV 25812
Historic House


1132 Health Sciences North
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-293-5101
Medical History


122 E. Washington Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-645-6439
Art Gallery

Craft Memorial Library
600 Commerce Street
Bluefield, WV 24701
304-325-3943
History


2809 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV 25311
304-925-5341
Historic House


731 Main Street
Barboursville, WV 25504
304-652-2922
Regional History


197 W Main Street
Romney, WV 26757
304-822-3185
Historic House

Daywood Gallery
101 College Drive
Philippi, WV 26416
1-800-263-1549
Art Gallery


7229 Main Street
Bethany, WV 26032
615-327-1444
Religious History


100 Chancery Street
West Union, WV 26456
304-873-1540
Regional History


683 Droop Park Road
Hillsboro, WV 24946
304-653-4254
Military History


810 Main Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-5439
Historic House


420 Caroline Avenue
Williamstown, WV 26187
304-375-7772
Art Gallery

Fort Ashby
PO Box 40
Fort Ashby, WV 26719
Military History


350 Cold Stream Road
Capon Bridge, WV 26711
304-856-2336
History


81 Settlers Lane
Salem, WV 26426
304-695-2220
Open Air Museum


Lighthouse Lane
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
304-675-7933
Military History


511 Thomlinson Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-9188
Decorative Arts


1025 Quarrier Street
Charleston, WV 25301
304-342-0083
Art Gallery


Rt 60
Gauley Bridge, WV 25085
304-632-2477
Regional History


309 E. John Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Regional History


217 W. Main Street
Harrisville, WV 26362
304-643-2738
Regional History


302 E. Main Street
Glenville, WV 26351
304-462-4295
History

Gorby’s Vintage Instrument Museum
214 7th Avenue
South Charleston, WV 25303
1-800-642-3070
Music History


WV 2
Pence Springs, WV 24962
Historic House


80 Catherine Street
Rowlesburg, WV 26425
304-329-1240
Military History


155 Observatory Road
Green Bank, WV 24944
304-456-2011
Science


300 W. Main Street
White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986
844-837-2466
Military History


300 W. Main Street
White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986
304-536-1110
History


814 W. Washington Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-645-3398
History


400 N. Lee Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-645-3247
Military History


801 Jefferson Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-843-4129
Archaeology


338 Flaggy Meadow Drive
Mannington, WV 26582
304-986-7053
Historic Farm


1008 Ridge Avenue
New Cumberland, WV 26047
304-564-4800
Historic House

Hardy County Historical Society Museum
104 E. Main Street
Moorefield, WV 26836
304-257-7818
Regional History


886 W. Washington Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-645-4333
Art Gallery


767 Shenandoah Street
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
304-535-6029
History


215 S 3rd Street, 8th Floor, Suite 801
Clarksburg, WV 26301
304-709-4902
Regional History


120 Betler Ridge
Helvetia, WV 26224
Regional History


City Park
Parkersburg, WV 26101
304-485-7047
Regional History


3300 Harvey Road
Huntington, WV 25704
304-522-1244
Open Air Museum

Heritage Park Museum
116 Court Street
Spencer, WV 25276
304-927-1640
Regional History


206 Temple Street
Hinton, WV 25951
304-466-6100
Railroad History


800 Orchard Street
Charleston, WV 25302
304-346-5525
Historic House


129 E. German Street
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
304-876-0910
Regional History


2033 McCoy Road
Huntington, WV 25701
304-529-2701
Art Gallery

International Mother’s Day Shrine
Andrews Methodist Church
11 E. Main Street
Grafton, WV 26354
304-265-1589
History


160 Jackson’s Mill Road
Weston, WV 26452
304-269-5100
Open Air Museum


200 E. Washington Street
Charles Town, WV 25414
304-725-8628
Regional History


8814 Ohio River Road
Lesage, WV 25537
304-762-1059
Historic House


168 High Street
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
304-535-6342
Wax


144 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-8133
Toys


321 Park Drive
Mathias, WV 26812
304-897-5372
Regional History


Corner of Water & Bridge Street
Beverly, WV 26253
304-636-1953
Historic House


8937 WV-259
Lost River, WV 26810
304-897-7242
Regional History


907 Lost World Road
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-645-6677
Natural History


234 Guyan Street
Huntington, WV 25702
304-736-1655
Historic House

Mansion House Museum
Tu-Endie-Wei State Park
1 Main Street
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
304-675-0869
Historic House


210 Adams Street
Fairmont, WV 26555
304-367-5398
Regional History

Marshall County Historical Society Museum
208 13th Street
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-3692
Regional History


328 WV-49
Matewan, WV 25678
304-426-5744
Regional History


1500 W. Main Street
Princeton, WV 24740
304-487-3670
Military History

Mesaros Galleries
1 Fine Arts Drive
Morgantown, WV 26506
304-293-4077
Art Gallery

Midland Trail Gallery
37477 Midland Trail
Rainelle, WV 25962
304-438-8649
Art Gallery

Monongalia Arts Center
107 High Street
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-292-3325
Art Gallery


375 Main Street
Union, WV 24983
304-772-3946
Regional History


404 4th Ave
St Albans, WV 25177
304-727-5972
Historic House


175 Kirk Street
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-319-1800
Regional History


400 Main Street
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
304-812-5211
Paranormal


100 Front Street
Thomas, WV 26292
304-933-9352
Art Gallery


345 Center Avenue
Weston, WV 26452
304-472-3943
Military History


230 Main Avenue
Weston, WV 26452
304-269-5006
Art Gallery


1640 Florence Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701
304-525-8890
Technology History


376 Little Buffalo Creek Road
Logan, WV 25601
304-792-7229
History & Art


2 Fairfax Street
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
1-800-447-8797
Regional History


Route 88
Oglebay Resort
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-7272
History


18 Q Road
Arthurdale, WV 26520
304-864-3959
History


1838 Elizabeth Pike
Mineral Wells, WV 26150
Historic School


405 Old Main Street
Summersville, WV 26651
304-872-1864
Art Gallery


814 W. Washington Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-645-3398
Historic House


22 Coal Country Lane
Fairmont, WV 26554
304-366-9358
Mining History


1330 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-7700
Art Gallery


119 3rd Street
Parkersburg, WV
304-485-5446
Industry History


17098 Brandonville Pike
Bruceton Mills, WV 26525
304-379-7505
Historic House


Rt 32
Harman, WV 26270
Historic Mill


709 Beechurst Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-296-8566
Art Gallery


310 W. Myles Avenue
Pennsboro, WV 26415
304-643-2738
Regional History


3759 McCreary’s Ridge Road
New Vrindaban, WV 26041
304-843-1600
Religious History


725 Market Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101
304-485-3859
Art Gallery


8129 Seneca Trail
Hillsboro, WV 24946
304-653-4430
History


Broadway Street and Collins Avenue
Pennsboro, WV 26415
Railroad History


17890 Seneca Trail
Marlinton, WV 24954
304-799-6659
Regional History


109 E. Washington Avenue
Terra Alta, WV 26764
304-789-6910
Regional History


106 Overfort Lane
Fairmont, WV 26554
304-363-3030
Living History


99 Mercer Street
Princeton, WV 24740
304-487-5060
Railroad History

Raleigh County Veterans Museum
1557 Harper Road
Beckley, WV 25801
304-253-1775
Military History


219 & Court Street
Beverly, WV 26253
Regional History


Rehoboth Church Road
Union, WV 24983
304-489-8840
Religious History

Ripley Museum
115 N. Church Street
Ripley, WV 25271
304-514-2609
Regional History


Buffalo Street
Rowlesburg, WV 26425
304-454-9218
Railroad History

Royce J. and Caroline B. Watts Museum
Mineral Resources Building
401 Evansdale Drive
Morgantown, WV 26506
304-293-4607
Industry History


6 Court Street
Glenville, WV 26351
304-462-9644
History


County Rt 1
St. George, WV 26287
304-478-2930
Regional History


404 4th Avenue
Saint Albans, WV 25177
304-727-5972
History


301-399 Stubb Drive
Belle, WV 25015
Historic House


330 Meadow Creek Road
Meadow Bridge, WV 25976
304-466-0417
Regional History


465 Scotts Run Road
Morgantown, WV 26501
304-599-1931
Regional History


WV 28
Seneca Rocks, WV 26884
History


311 D Street
South Charleston, WV 25303
304-744-9711
History


5000 Green Bag Road
Morgantown, WV 26501
304-292-4646
Science


100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV 26241
304-637-1980
History

Swiger Run History Center & Museum
State Route 23
Doddridge County, WV 26456
304-782-3926
Regional History

Taggart Hall Civil War Museum
91 South High
Romney, WV 26757
304-822-4320
Regional History


1 Tamarack Park
Beckley, WV 25801
1-888-262-7225
History & Art

Tari’s Gallery
33 N. Washington Street
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
304-258-1196
Art Gallery


1500 W. Main Street
Princeton, WV 24740
304-487-3670
Military History


104 Main Street
Glen Jean, WV 25846
304-465-0508
www.nps.gov/neri/planyourvisit/thurmond.htm
Regional History


149 Army Lane
Petersburg, WV 26847
304-257-1392
Military History


71 Asylum Drive
Weston, WV 26452
304-269-5070
Historical Asylum


313 E. John Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
304-267-4434
Regional History


1 Main Street
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
304-675-0869
History


WV 97
Mullens, WV 25882
304-294-4000
Historic Farm

Tyler County Museum
Doss Street
Middlebourne, WV 26149
304-758-2100
Regional History


29 W. Main Street
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-472-2738
Regional History


411 Main Street
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
304-675-4989
Art Gallery


1829 7th Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101
304-420-0332
Military History


419 Ballengee Street
Hinton, WV 25951
304-466-4443
Military History

Victorian Wheeling Landmarks Foundation
1401 Main Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-223-1600
Historic House


123 W. Washington Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-647-4561
Art Gallery

 


220 Riverfront Park
Ravenswood, WV 26164
304-273-3316
Regional History


831 RR 3
Lost Creek, WV 26385
304-745-3081
Historic Farm


3149 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062
304-224-1909
Regional History

West Augusta Historical Society Museum
915 E. Main Street
Mannington, WV 26582
304-986-7053
Regional History


401 Hal Greer Blvd
Huntington, WV 25701
Research Museum


31 Maple Lake Road
Bridgeport, WV 26330
304-842-3436
History

West Virginia Governor’s Mansion
1716 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV 253054
304-558-4839
Historic House


1310 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV 25305
304-346-8500
History


1528 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-238-1300
History


226 Mate Street
Matewan, WV 25678
304-546-8473
Mining History


2 Railroad Avenue
Elkins, WV 26241
304-637-4810
Railroad History


1900 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV 25305
304-558-2601
History


1900 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV 25305
304-558-0220 Ext 185
History


1458 Fairground Road
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
304-675-5737
Historic Farm

West Virginia State Museum
1900 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV 25305
304-558-0220
History


818 Jefferson Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-6200
Historic Prison


136 Main Street
New Martinsville, WV 26155
304-398-4910
Regional History


1400 Main Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-1810
Art Gallery


1400 Main Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-3087
Regional History


7485 Okey L Patteson Road
Scarbro, WV 25917
304-266-0788
Mining History


168 State Highway 32
Thomas, WV 26292
304-621-2008
Art Gallery


121 Laurel Terrace
Beckley, WV 25801
304-252-8614
History

Williamson Area Railroad Museum
Armor Crossing on Prichard Street
Williamson, WV 25661
304-235-1828
Railroad History

Wolf Creek Gallery
109 Cherry Avenue
Alderson, WV 24910
304-445-2088
Art Gallery


1042 E. Washington Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
304-667-0320
Art Gallery


1 Mont Chateau Road
Cheat Lake, WV 26508
304-594-2331
www.wvgs.wvnet.edu/
Natural History


PO Box 815
Cowen, WV 26206
Railroad History


1549 University Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-293-4040
Library

Wymer’s General Store Museum
1330 Oglebay Drive
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-7272
Regional History


1325 Cooke Parkway
Oceana, WV 24870
304-682-5096
Regional History


509 Ewart Avenue
Beckley, WV 25801
304-252-3730
Children’s


1105 B Street
Ceredo, WV 25704
Historic House


2862 University Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-559-7687
Art Gallery