West Virginia Governor's Mansion

Visit the official residence of West Virginia’s governor and First Lady. A historic residence located near the Kanawha River, the mansion is a Colonial Revival (Georgia Revival) style building designed by Charleston architect Walker F. Martens. Groups will enjoy a guided tour of the mansion, which features checkered marble flooring, dual staircases, a library, chandeliers, and more. Maximum group tour size is 50. For groups of more than 50, multiple consecutive tour times can be arranged.
 
Contact Info
Address: 1716 Kanawha Blvd E., Charleston, WV 25305. Kanawha County. Tel: 304-558-4839. Website: www.firstlady.wv.gov/tour/Pages/default.aspx. Hrs: Thurs.-Fri. 9AM & 11:30AM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 30 minutes-1 hour. Cost: Free.
 
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