The Underappreciated Museum That Shows You A Side Of West Virginia You’ve Never Seen Before

Just when you thought you have seen and done it all in West Virginia there comes yet another extraordinary reason to get out and explore – especially this underrated museum in Point Pleasant – the home of the Mothman and the site were an abandoned TNT factory sits wide open for exploration. This unique museum is located out on Fairground Road, north of town and adjacent to the notorious site where the Mothman is thought to have squired away in the years before (and possibly since) his last sighting.

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Have you discovered the rare finds at this unique part of West Virginia history? We’d love to know!

The West Virginia State Farm Museum is located at 1458 Fairground Rd., Point Pleasant, WV 25550. It’s open Tuesday through Sunday from April 1 through November 15 each year. The hours are: Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Learn more on the official website!