Hinton, West Virginia

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Hinton, West Virginia, USA

Attractions in Hinton, West Virginia

Amusements

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Graham House
    P.O. Box 218, Hinton, WV 25951
    Pencer Springs
    304-466-3321, Visit the home of Colonel James Graham, site of Indian Massacre of 1777. This is the oldest log home in West Virginia and is still on the original site.  more info

  • Hinton National Historic District
    P.O. Box 477, Hinton, WV 25951
    304-466-3255, Discover this quaint, historic railroad village nestled in the mountains overlooking the New River. Over 200 buildings, churches and homes with rare and unusual... more info

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • John Henry Monument
    206 Temple Street, Hinton, WV 25951
    304-466-5420, Re-visit the site where John Henry, the Steel Drivin' Man, beat the steam drill in the famous contest that took place right at Great Bend Tunnel. more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Hinton Railroad Museum
    206 Temple Street, Hinton, WV 25951
    304-466-5420, Museum filled with uniforms, artifacts from the early days of the C&O Railway. Model train exhibit, tools used during the time of John Henry, the Steel Drivin' Man. more info  map

  • Saunders One Room School House Museum
    206 Temple Street, Hinton, WV 25951
    304-466-5420, Re-visit the past with a tour to this historic museum filled with reminders of days gone by, from the hickory stick to the pot-bellied stove, antique desks, and book... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Three Rivers Avian Center
    HC 74, Box 279, Hinton, WV 25951
    Brooks
    304-466-4683, A private non-profit organization dedicated to providing veterinary and rehabilitative care for wild birds in WV and to educating and involving the public in natural... more info

Tours & Cruises

  • World Famous New River Trains
    P.O. Box 451, Hinton, WV 25951
    Kenova
    304-453-1641, The original New River Excursion Trains! One-day round trips of 300 miles in mid-October through the 65 mile long New River Gorge to Hinton for a street fair. Coach &... more info

  

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