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The Mystery Hole

16724 Midland Trl, Ansted, WV 25812-8521
+1 304-658-9101
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So bad it's good? Maybe?

I have been to many Mystery Spots across the USA and this one is by far the worst. The "tour" is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Los Angeles, California
keep driving

Heard about this place, but was still appalled at the messy gaudy stereotypical tourist trap when... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lisa L
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
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“gift shop” (8 reviews)
“fun” (25 reviews)
“nest” (2 reviews)
16724 Midland Trl, Ansted, WV 25812-8521
+1 304-658-9101
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been to many Mystery Spots across the USA and this one is by far the worst. The "tour" is MAYBE 15 minutes long at the most, and the place certainly has not been updated or improved since the 70's. My biggest criticism is...More

Thank Kelly91342
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heard about this place, but was still appalled at the messy gaudy stereotypical tourist trap when we stumbled on it near Hawks Nest Park. Wouldn't even pull of the highway to check it out, let alone pay admission.

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you've never been to this kind of thing, I won't give it away, but it does show how our bodies are built to automatically balance themselves. If you're in the area, enjoy the bridge, hawk's nest and the lighthouse as well. Be sure to...More

Thank cgw2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family & I finally stopped by at the mystery hole this weekend. Ive drove past it several times over the years but decided to stop.. I thought it was great! The guide was great & we thoroughly enjoyed its uniqueness! It wasnt overpriced at...More

Thank mismithwv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend, Allison, & her two sons and I rounded the bend on our way to Hawks Nest State Park and saw this quirky little roadside attraction. We backed up and grabbed a tiny piece to park along the road. To our disappointment, the tiny...More

1  Thank MariefromGeorgia
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stopped at the Mystery Hole while on a road trip through West Virginias back roads. We came on it suddenly around a bend and doubled back because we got a good laugh at the structure. The staff was great and the presentation was fun....More

Thank Fanglin64
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Mystery Hole tour was short but was fun. After years of driving by and not stopping my family thought it was time to check it out. $7.00 admission was a little steep but the uniqueness of the room that defied gravity made it easier to...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting little roadside attraction. My husband and I decided to stop and buy tickets. They are really strict about not having phones or anything else with you. You must leave everything in your car. This is more like a performance than anything....More

Thank rosehay2
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Honestly, it was fun because you do wind up dizzy and thrown off kilter for a bit, however it's too much money for what you get. Honest to God though, if you walk in the parking lot and look over the fence at the view...More

3  Thank IAmRikkiMarie
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Maybe it's not fair but I have to compare it to the Mystery House in Cave City, KY since I visited both on the same trip. This is 6 times the price of the Mystery House and much smaller. The best part about The Mystery...More

3  Thank Andrew C
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