Fairmont, West Virginia

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Fairmont, West Virginia, USA

Attractions in Fairmont, West Virginia

Amusements

  • Coal Country Miniature Golf

    22 Coal Country Lane
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-366-9300
    Enjoy a day of playing miniature golf with a coal mining theme or try your luck at the batting cages. A snack bar, gift shop, and picnic area are also offered.
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  • Valley Worlds of Fun

    2017 Pleasant Valley Road
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-366-2500
    Valley Worlds of Fun is a family entertainment center dedicated to wholesome fun for kids of all ages. Furthermore, it is a tobacco and alcohol free facility. The center features seven acres of fun...
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • "Father's Day Church", The

    301 Fairmont Avenue
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-366-3351
    Central United Methodist Church, also known as "The Father's Day Church", is the descendant church of Williams Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church, where the first observance of Father's Day was held...
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  • Downtown Fairmont Historic District

    Historic Downtown
    304-368-1123
    The Convention and Visitors Bureau offers a Walking Tour brochure for touring this scenic and historic section of town. Many of the buildings are on the National Register of Historic Places.
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  • High Gate Carriage House

    1013 Locust Avenue
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-363-3547
    This Tudor Revival style carriage house was originally the stables for a coal baron. It and its beautiful grounds have been restored by Friends of High Gate, Inc. Various activities, including...
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  • Jacob Prickett, Jr. Log House

    Route 3, Box 407
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    Montana
    Known as the oldest standing home in Marion County, this log home is open for tours seasonally and also by appointment. "Forgotten Arts and Crafts" workshops, private lessons and demonstrations are...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Barrackville Covered Bridge

    County Route 21 at the junction of 250/32
    Travel back in time when you see this 148 foot single lane covered bridge that is listed in the National Register of Historic Landmarks.
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  • Jefferson Street High Level Bridge

    Exit 137 of I-79, Follow 310 North
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this historic bridge has recently undergone a $23.5 million dollar restoration. Spanning the Monongahela River, rail lines and city streets, this...
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  • Marion County Vietnam Veterans Memorial

    East Marion Park Entrance
    304-367-5398
    This memorial honors the memory of local county men who died in Vietnam. The six-ton monument is inscribed with the names of those 27 men from Marion County, WV. Also located there is a Huey...
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Libraries & Research Centers

  • Marion County Public Library

    312 Monroe Street
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-366-1210
    Offers a wide selection of informational resources including books, magazines, videotapes, CD's, and books on tape. Children's programming, reference Internet access, FAX, and notary public are just...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Fairmont State College Museum

    352 Education Building
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-367-4241
    This one-room school musuem provides a look at the early days of this college's beginnings as a private teacher training school.
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  • Marion County Historical Society Museum

    P.O. Box 1636
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-367-5398
    Located in the home of former sheriffs of Marion County, this museum is operated by the Historical Society of Marion County. Rooms in the house are furnished in the styles of different eras with an...
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  • Vittoria & Banks-Art For Your Soul

    232 Adams Street
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-363-6955
    Art gallery featuring the work of 30-40 artists including Tamarack artists.
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  • West Augusta Historical Society Museum

    Main Street South
    Mannington, WV 26582
    304-986-2636
    Features the original bed, chair, and dresser of Francis H. Pierpont, the first governor of the restored Government of Virginia after the Civil War. Many antique times, including a display of...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • East Marion Park

    Top of State Street Extension
    304-363-7037
    This 30 acre park offers the noted Wave Tek Pool and Water Slide with three types of waves. Choose from other recreational activities such as tennis, jogging trails, playgrounds, softball fields,...
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Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • Heston Farm Winery

    1602 Tulip Lane
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    304-534-2516
    Heston Farm offers wine tastings, tours, and hosts special events and concerts.
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