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Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum

301 W Washington St, Lewisburg, WV 24901-1324
+1 304-645-3398
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Learned so much history about Lewisburg

I grew up in Lewisburg, WV and didn't realize that is was the Turkey Capital for a while and there... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Roadtriplady14
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Ashburn, Virginia
Wonderful tour of a historical museum

This Museum was recommended by the Visitor's Center and we were so glad we went. The museum has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GSheley
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Heath, Ohio
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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301 W Washington St, Lewisburg, WV 24901-1324
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+1 304-645-3398
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I grew up in Lewisburg, WV and didn't realize that is was the Turkey Capital for a while and there was a railroad that came through town to pick up the Turkeys! I really enjoyed this tour and have told so many people about it....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Museum was recommended by the Visitor's Center and we were so glad we went. The museum has rooms in the 1st and 2nd floors full of historical items. Our tour guide was so knowledgeable and interesting. He also gave us time to look at...More

Thank GSheley
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful little tour! The guide was pleasant and informative covering the entire timeline of American history for the region. He also threw in quite a lot of regional folk lore allowing the mind to wander back through time. Plenty of artifacts and personnel items from...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would very much recommend a visit to learn local history. I was born and raised in Greenbrier County and had never visited until yesterday. I learned so many new and interesting facts. Our tour guide, Ben, was a very enthusiastic, knowledgeable young man who...More

1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Ben was a very enthusiastic tour guide and we learned a lot about some of the history of the Civil War and Lewisburg. I would very much recommend the tour to anyone interested in the history of the area.

1  Thank derpcakes123
Reviewed 8 July 2017

douglass took us on a private tour of the lovely house, whilst they were all busy hanging the new show that opens this week. however we got to see it and enjoyed it very much. thank you.

Thank hennarintz
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The visitor center said to visit if we had time so we did. We enjoyed the tour of the house and all the artifacts. The staff were so very friendly. They were knowledgeable of the contents of the house, the family history of the owners...More

Thank Renee A
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

When in Lewisburg, take the time to tour the North House. Great tour from Douglas, a friendly and knowledgeable fellow. His easy going demeanor and hospitality made the experience very enjoyable. What a find!

Thank RichX2
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The personnel working at The Greenbrier Historical Society are the best. Sam was very welcoming and Ben gave me a very enthusiastic / informative tour. The gentleman working as the archivist gave me more information about my family's history in the county than I could...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Very interesting, knowledgeable guide. Great little town. Lots of history in the area. Many fun little side attractions to explore. Great find on our fahrvergnugen. We'll have to stop back to see more.

Thank jchelgeson
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