Wheeling, West Virginia

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Wheeling, West Virginia, USA

Attractions in Wheeling, West Virginia


  • Wheeling Down Racetrack & Gaming Center
    1 South Stone Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
    304-232-5050, Enjoy 1,300 slot machines, fine dining overlooking live greyhound racing action, or wager in the off-track betting parlor. Discover paradise in our Island Room featuring... more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Old Main at Bethany College
    Main Street, Bethany, WV 26032
    304-829-7285, National Historic Landmark, is the earliest example of collegiate Gothic in America. Construction began in 1858 using local timber, stone, slate and bricks kilned on... more info  map

  • West Virginia Independence Hall
    1528 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
    304-238-1300, Journey back in time to 1862, when Wheeling was in Virginia, a state ripped apart by the American Civil War. West Virginia was born in this building, now a National... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Grave Creek Mound Historic Site
    801 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, WV 26041
    304-843-4128, Grave Creek Mound is one of the largest Conical mounds constructed during the late Adena Period. Construction took place in successive stages from about 250-150 B.C. more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Artworks Around Town
    2200 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
    304-233-7540, Art gallery featuring regional artists exhibiting fine art and craft media, greeting cards, digital art, and photography. A gallery hop is featured the first Friday of... more info  map

  • Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum, The
    144 Kruger Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
    304-242-8133, Housed in a restored Victorian school, The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum boasts an impressive collection of tens of thousands toys and trains! An operating train... more info  map

  • Museums of Oglebay Institute, The
    1330 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003
    The Burton Center
    304-242-7272, Visit the Mansion Museum, located in the Burton Center of beautiful Oglebay Resort, and enjoy a step into the elegant past. The Mansion and the adjacent Glass Museum... more info

  • Oglebay Institute's Stifel Fine Arts Center
    1330 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003
    304-242-7700, Providing opportunities for creative expression and entertainment, The Stifel Center offers artists and visitors a chance to experience the visual and performing arts.... more info  map

  • Women's History Museum
    108 Walnut Street, West Liberty, WV 26074
    304-336-7159, A unique museum on wheels! Genuine memorabilia from more than 20 historic women who "made a difference" -- social activists such as Clara Barton, Susan B. Anthony,... more info

Science & Technology

  • Oglebay Institute's Environmental Center
    Oglebay Park
    304-242-6855, New and exciting, this environmental education center has something for everyone. Visitors explore nature through interactive displays and technology in a building... more info

Tours & Cruises

  • Eckhart House Tours
    810 Main Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
    304-232-5439, Entertaining historic guided tours of up to four grand Victorian homes, three owned by Victorian Wheeling Landmarks Foundation plus Eckhart House. more info  map


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