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“Outstanding” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Governor's Mansion

Governor's Mansion
Ranked #12 of 42 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.
Orange Park, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Outstanding”
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.

Visited October 2012
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Byron Center
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106 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Beautiful Estate on the river”
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.

Visited October 2012
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1 Thank BobKaiser
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Charleston, West Virginia
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160 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
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.

Visited September 2012
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1 Thank Robin G
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Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Good -- much potential awaits!”
5 of 5 stars 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!

Visited June 2012
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2 Thank Jim1975-2010
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Willow Street, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Sightseeing must in Charleston”
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

Visited April 2012
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