Bluefield, West Virginia

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Bluefield, West Virginia, USA

Attractions in Bluefield, West Virginia

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • East River Mountain Overlook

    Off U.S. 460
    Located 3,500 feet above sea level, this overlook has an observation deck for spectacular views of Bluefield and East River Mountain. You'll also find hiking trails and picnic shelters with tables...
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Libraries & Research Centers

  • Craft Memorial Library

    600 Commerce Street
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    304-325-3943
    Open Monday through Saturday, this is the place to find the perfect book to read! The library is closed on major holidays.
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  • Eastern Regional Coal Archives

    600 Commerce Street
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    304-325-3943
    Here you will find photographs, books, films and other material at this research facility that collects and preserves the coal field heritage. Please call for appointments.
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Museums & Galleries

  • Buddy's Country Store & Museum

    Old Route 52
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    Bluewell, WV
    304-589-5659
    See thousands of pieces of memorabilia at this museum that depicts a coal camp house. Open May through September by appointment only, this museum charges no admission.
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  • Historic Crab Orchard Museum & Pioneer Park

    US Routes 19 & 460 at Crab Orchard Road
    Bluefield, WV 24651
    Tazewell, VA
    540-988-6755
    Opened in 1982 as a non-profit historical museum, this museum is the region's "most comprehensive heritage cultural museum." See the living history programs, log homes, modern museum gallery, horse...
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  • Pocahontas Exhibition Mine & Museum

    Centre Street
    Bluefield, WV 24635
    Pocahontas, VA
    540-945-2134
    Open daily for walking tours from April through October, this National Historic Landmark is operated by the town of Pocahontas. Located just outside town, this mine was opened in 1882 and was...
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  • Wolf Creek Indian Village & Museum

    Route 1, Box 1530
    Bluefield, WV 24314
    Bastian, VA
    276-688-3438
    Located just 15 minutes south of Bluefield on I-77, at exit 58. this re-constructed, palisade village was built to duplicate archaeological records of an Indian Village that was carbon dated 1215. ...
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Science & Technology

  • Bluefield Area Arts & Science Center

    500 Bland Street
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    Historic City Hall
    304-325-8000
    The Arts and Science Center houses an art gallery with monthly changing exhibits and the Science Center of West Virginia. The Science Center (304-325-8855) is a 10,000 square foot gallery that...
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  • Science Center of West Virginia

    500 Bland Street
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    In the Bluefield Area Arts & Science Center
    304-325-8855
    Home to the largest Tesla coil in West Virginia, the over 10,000 square-foot Science Center of West Virginia features hands-on exhibits and such weekly programs as Starlab planetarium presentations...
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