Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum

8129 Seneca Tr. (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, at 8129 Seneca Tr. The restored 1892 home in which the Nobel Prize-winning author was born in 1892 is furnished with some original period pieces and memorabilia. On the grounds is the boyhood cabin 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.