Youth Museum of Southern West Virginia & Mountain Homestead

509 Ewart Ave.
Beckley, WV 25801- Map It
(304) 252-3730

AAA Editor Notes

Youth Museum of Southern West Virginia & Mountain Homestead, 509 Ewart Ave. in New River Park, features a planetarium, a puzzle room and changing exhibits on science, history and the arts. The Mountain Homestead features an Appalachian pioneer village complete with a log house and barn, a one-room schoolhouse, a weaver's shed, a blacksmith shop, a moonshine still and a country store. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
(includes Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine) $20; $15 (ages 55+); $12 (ages 4-17).
Hours: Daily 10-6, Apr. 1-Nov. 1; Tues.-Sat. 10-5, rest of year. Phone for planetarium show schedule. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.