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1413 Eoff St, Wheeling Academy of Law & Science, Wheeling, WV 26003-3554
+1 304-232-2576
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Good history if you have some time

It is a Beautiful building and the fact that it was the first capital is cool. We walked through... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
Richard D
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Hershey, Pennsylvania
Historic Building

Civil War History. When West Virginia separated from Virginia, Wheeling became its first State... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
Bob D
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Nov 7, 2017
“Good history if you have some time”
Aug 9, 2017
“Historic Building”
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1413 Eoff St, Wheeling Academy of Law & Science, Wheeling, WV 26003-3554
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

It is a Beautiful building and the fact that it was the first capital is cool. We walked through and it is very well preserved and educational. Well worth seeing if you have some time in the area.

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Civil War History. When West Virginia separated from Virginia, Wheeling became its first State Capital. Thiswell restored building was its Capitol Building. You can walk through the building. If you are a history buff, you should enjoy a visit.

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Reviewed September 21, 2015

Not much to see. Its a business now so you only get to read the plaque outside and see the exterior of the building.

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Reviewed March 5, 2015

This building is being preserved and well worth seeing. There are beautiful paintings in the building done by local artists. One that really stands out is a mural being painted inside one of the old elevators. It is being done by Patricia Flyntz Croft. A...More

Thank Irene C
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