America’s U.S. Supreme Court Chamber Is Actually A Copy Of The Tallest, Most Beautiful Building In West Virginia
You probably already know that the West Virginia Capitol Building is the tallest in the state. But what you may not know is that the architect who designed it loved it so much that he later reused the same design for a portion of the U.S. Supreme Court Building in Washington D.C.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you toured the state capital of Charleston, with its iconic capitol building? It’s well worth a visit when you get a chance, as is the Culture Center, a free West Virginia history museum hiding inside.
What buildings around West Virginia do you think could compete with the capitol as one of the most beautiful structures in the state? We’d love to add them to our list!