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Address: 1716 Kanawha Boulevard, Charleston, WV
Phone Number: 304-558-3809
Description: Built in 1924, the home of the Governor of West Virginia is a traditional...
Built in 1924, the home of the Governor of West Virginia is a traditional Georgian colonial mansion with a stately, but somewhat homey, feel. Tours are conducted on Thursday and Friday mornings.
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The Governor's Mansion is a beautiful, historic building located on statehouse grounds right next to the Capital building as well as adjacent to the WV Culture Center that is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Charleston, West Virginia
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Charleston, West Virginia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The Governor's Mansion is a beautiful, historic building located on statehouse grounds right next to the Capital building as well as adjacent to the WV Culture Center that is rich in WV history. The Governor's Mansion is a lovely building with great charm & amazing décor. If by chance you can make it during the winter months, the mansion is... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Did not enter the Governor's Mansion. It is on the statehouse grounds and visitors are able to walk in front of the mansion. Stately but not overdone.

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Memphis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Rich in history. We were lucky to get in. Our tour guide was very friendly & great. The mansion is very beautiful, Me & my friends are thankful to see it.

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Orange Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Lots to see and take in, wear a good pair of walking shoes. Liked the way Charleston is laid out and could imagine living there during the Civil War.

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Byron Center
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

We toured and we were on the only 2 on teh tour which was nice. Very informative and a beautiful charming mansion, set on a hillside overlooking the river nad College of Charleston.

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Charleston, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

The Governor's Mansion is located beside the West Virginia State Capital and is beautiful inside and outside. The grounds adjoin the Capital grounds and they are well maintained.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Very stately. Majestic! Truly worthy of the state citizenry's highest elected official. Too bad it has to be occupied currently by a jackaxx -- er, donkey. Any elephant would be better!

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Willow Street, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

If your touring the capitol check out the Mansion-its only open certain days so plan accordingly

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Charleston, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

The Gov mansion is just as nice here in Wva as in any other state, We like to visit near Christmas because they do such a wonderful job decorating. Must see !

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Address: 1716 Kanawha Boulevard, Charleston, WV
Phone Number: 304-558-3809
Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston

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