Welcome to the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum located in Weston, WV. Formerly known as the Weston State Hospital, this West Virginia facility served as a sanctuary for the mentally ill in the mid-1800s. The history of the building 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 landmark and see how it left a lasting impression on local and national history. Daily heritage tours are available for both small and large groups.
Ghost hunts/tours are offered year round.
Note: Please dress appropriately, there is no heat.
*If you are interested in a private paranormal or historic tour (daytime) then please call us at our office 304-269-5070.
Photography tour dates:
02/09, 04/27, 07/13, 09/07, 11/02
Please call for details. (304-269-5070)