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Beverly Heritage Center

4 Court Street, Beverly, WV 26253
+1 304-637-7424
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Outstanding local history

This property has encased four original buildings into one. Each building has its own gallery... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LAURIE S
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Buckhannon, West Virginia
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Excellent for their commitment!

Anytime you go to a place that preserves, restores and respects their history, you have to be... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Catherine W
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Beverly Heritage Center combines four historic buildings in the center of Beverly, WV, to tell the story of the Battle of Rich Mountain and the First Campaign of the American Civil War, the pivotal role of the Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike, and daily life in a small rural county seat through the 19th century.
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“local history” (2 reviews)
“civil war” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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4 Court Street, Beverly, WV 26253
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+1 304-637-7424
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This property has encased four original buildings into one. Each building has its own gallery, spanning the civil war, turnpike operations, local cooking, and the courthouse. Admission is $5 per person and it took us a few hours just to go through the exhibits in...More

Thank LAURIE S
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Anytime you go to a place that preserves, restores and respects their history, you have to be impressed. I don't think a lot of places that put forth their efforts to do so get the respect and recognition they deserve. Preserving and educating others about...More

Thank Catherine W
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

opportunity to learn about national, state and local history. Many topics I was not aware of regarding WV and the Civil War. interesting items and great flow to the museum. will absolutely return.

Thank playbow42
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place to See local history. They do a nice job of high lighting history of Beverley and of early WV. Well worth the stop of you have an interest in local history

Thank Donald I
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

very interseting facts about beverly west virginia and randolph county very accessabilewould recomen

Thank Dennis C
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Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

We had an informative tour by a personable Americorps docent as an overview, then spent additional time browsing at our own pace. Well worth the $5 charge.

Thank 91,914
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

This center features four restored building that have been made into a Heritage Center and Museum. We got a fabulous private tour from the director that is given to most visitors. The town itself is composed almost entirely of historic buildings. It's a wonderful stop...More

2  Thank Val-Silver-Spring
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

People don't realize that everything that led up to West Virginia becoming a state occurred in and around four small towns, one of them being Beverly, WV. The history within this heritage center is worth taking in and enjoying. There's so much to learn!

2  Thank Justin S
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Reviewed 3 June 2015

[My wife and I just returned home from leading a group of 50 seniors from our church on a four-day, charter bus outing to the Elkins, WV area. This was one of many places we visited during our trip and the review is oriented to...More

1  Thank billb-1111
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Reviewed 14 August 2013

It was real boring and was all about the Civil War. As a Canadian I didn't really care.It was a self guided tour and all you could do was read plagues on the wall. Cost $5 and was not worth it.

Thank Wendy1974
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