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“Beautiful Estate on the river”
Review of Governor's Mansion

Governor's Mansion
Ranked #13 of 51 things to do in Charleston
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Owner description: 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.
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.

1  Thank BobKaiser
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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.

1  Thank Robin G
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Reviewed June 12, 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!

2  Thank Jim1975-2010
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Reviewed May 16, 2012

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

2  Thank PAHumaneOfficer10
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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 !

1  Thank rick c
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