West Virginia Division of Culture and History

Downtown Charleston, West VirginiaSeeking to identify, preserve, protect, promote the ideas, arts and artifacts of the state, the West Virginia Division of Culture and History aims to build the pride among its citizens on the state’s past accomplishments, and confidence in the future.

To accomplish this, the organization hold events and exhibits to raise awareness and interest in the community. Events likes interactive workshops featuring traditional music or dances are held throughout the year. Likewise, cultural exhibits are also prominently featured around the city in various galleries and museum, dipicting early life in West Virginia and significant events that shaped what the city and the state is today.

Locations:

Cultural Center and State Capitol
WV Division of Culture and History
The Cultural Center
Capitol Complex
1900 Kanawha Boulevard East
Charleston WV 25305-0300
Phone: (304) 558-0220
Website: www.wvculture.org

Camp Washington-Carver
Winona, WV 25942
Phone: (304) 438-3005

Grave Creek
Grave Creek Indian Mound
Moundsville, WV 26041

Jenkins Plantation Museum
8814 Ohio River Road
Lesage WV 25537
(304)558-0220 ext 127

Museum in the Park
Chief Logan State Park
General Delivery
Logan, WV 25601
Phone: (304) 792-7125, 1-800-CALL WVA

West Virginia Independence Hall Museum
1528 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Phone: (304)238-1300