Tour this National Historic Landmark
March 30th,2019 – November 17th 2019
CLOSED FOR RESTORATION
Welcome to the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum (AKA the Weston State Hospital) located in Weston, West Virginia. This West Virginia facility served as a sanctuary for the mentally ill beginning in the mid-1800's. This 160 year old asylum holds fascinating stories of Civil War raids, a gold robbery, the "curative" effects of architecture, and the efforts of determined individuals to help better the lives of the mentally ill. Tour this nationally recognized historic landmark and see how it left a lasting impression on local and national history.
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Note: Please dress appropriately for the current
hot in the summer and
cold in the
winter inside the building.
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