West Virginia Penitentiary - Moundsville Prison Tours
818 Jefferson Ave.
Moundsville, WEST VIRGINIA 26041
Contact phone: 304-845-6200
Contact phone 2: 304-845-6529
Web site: http://www.wvpentours.com
Contact e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Don't miss the opportunity to experience the shock of what life was like behind the huge, cold walls of the former Moundsville penitentiary. It is in the National Historic Register, and encompasses over 10 acres. This gothic-style prison was constructed during the Civil War era and remained open until 1995. PRISION TOURS: April - November, Tuesday - Sunday.
This facility is included in "A Guide to Accessible Recreation in West Virginia."
Please check the Guide or the site for information on accessibility. Please note - a self-reporting survey was used to compile the information in this Guide; every attempt was made to verify the accuracy of the information but West Virginia Division of Tourism is not responsible for errors or inaccuracies.