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Morgantown History Museum

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Nicely Kept Museum of Morgantown

The museum is just off the downtown main street going toward the river. It is not large, but it has... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mark H
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Laurel, Maryland
Very informative museum.

The people of Morgantown should be proud of this little museum. Lot of history. Very interesting... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
CJTom
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Vandalia, Ohio
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2 days ago
“Nicely Kept Museum of Morgantown”
Aug 17, 2018
“Very informative museum.”
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175 Kirk St, Morgantown, WV 26505-5444
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum is just off the downtown main street going toward the river. It is not large, but it has a lot of memorabilia and is free. It was a quiet afternoon when we stopped by and the person managing the museum at the time...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2018

The people of Morgantown should be proud of this little museum. Lot of history. Very interesting pieces. Small but nice Don Knotts section.

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Very hard place to find but the museum has several galleries surrounding manufacturing, history, printing, glassworks, Don Knotts, brick laying, etc. It's a free museum so don't expect much. We enjoyed it and there is free parking on the side of the museum.

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We were walking by here one day and just stopped in to see what was here and were pleasantly surprised at all the information and displays we saw. They even had a loaner display from the Smithsonian. It was great. I think every one who...More

Thank Lynnette L
Reviewed May 4, 2017

We enjoyed our visit here. NOTE to those going: The parking for this museum is right beside the museum. We didn't see it until we had gone around the corner and parked at a meter. Next time! The cost is FREE, but we made a...More

1  Thank Vicki A
Reviewed February 24, 2017

I went when they had pictures and memorbilla sports things from Morgantown schools, hx of many, even things from special Olympics for Monongalia county, at different times of yr, they display other things of interest

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Reviewed October 31, 2016

A nice stop in downtown Morgantown. This museum isn’t large, but does a nice job of explaining how Morgantown was founded and the history of how the town grew. A couple of the industries in Morgantown were Seneca Glass and a now defunct dress shirt...More

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