The Oldest Church In West Virginia Dates Back To The 1700s And You Need To See It
The Mountain State is rich with places of worship. Throughout history, the church has not only been a place of worship, but also a sacred spot where neighbors come together as whole to congregate, to celebrate, and to mourn. The oldest such church in the entire state dates all the way back to three years after the end of the American Revolution. It was built in 1786 – and still stands!
Did you know about this lovely and historic old church in West Virginia? It’s the oldest church west of the Allegheny Mountains.
Rehoboth Church and Museum is open seasonally from April 1 through October 31. The hours are Thursday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. It’s located two miles outside of Union at Rehoboth Church Rd., Union, WV 24983. Learn more at this link.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel 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's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: firstname.lastname@example.org.