This Toy And Train Museum In West Virginia Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again
Nothing beats a room full of toys from the era in which you grew up to make you feel like a kid again – except a whole building of toys! Hundreds of thousands of toys and trains can be found at the Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum in Wheeling and it’s worth a day trip just to step back in time.
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Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum is located at 144 Kruger St., Wheeling, WV 26003 and features an extensive collection of toys from bygone eras. It’s open 7 days a week from Memorial Day through December 31 with hours from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. From January 2 through Memorial Day, it’s open 3 days a week with hours from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Admission is $10 adults, $5 students (4-17), and $7.50 seniors (65+). Learn more on their official website.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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