The Story Behind These 15 Places In West Virginia Is Fascinating – And Sometimes Disturbing

I have always been a book worm and so reading the history of my home state has always been one of my favorite things to do. I just love to learn about the amazing people and the wonderful things that have been in this beautiful mountain state. West Virginia has quite the incredible history.

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:

Isn’t it crazy to think that this all happened in West Virginia? This small state is packed full of so much fascinating history! And it has so much more to learn, too.

What is your favorite historic monument or landmark in West Virginia? Comment below!