Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum

US 219
Hillsboro, WV 24946- Map It
(304) 653-4430

AAA Editor Notes

Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum is .5 mi. n. on US 219. The restored 1892 home in which the Nobel Prize-winning author was born is furnished with some original period pieces and memorabilia. On the grounds is the boyhood home of Buck's father, Absalom Sydenstricker. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.
$6; $5 (ages 60+); $3 (ages 0-18). Cash or check only.
Hours: Mon. and Thurs.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. 1-5, May-Oct. Phone ahead to confirm guided 45-minute tour departure times. Closed Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day.