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.

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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!