(approx 60 minute 10 passanger van ride)
The cemetery and farm tour teaches you all about 130 years of the agricultural history of the asylum. We take you to 3 cemeteries, the original coal mines, and more on a 4.5 mile ride through the original 269 acres of the asylum.
Saturday tour leaves at 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. This weather dependant ride. The tour is approximately 60 minutes and tickets are
$15.00 per person + tax
2018 dates coming soon - Reservations required.
The photography tours allow you entry to the interiors of the Kirkbride, the Medical Center, Geriatric building, exteriors of all buildings, and the grounds. This is a semi guided tour without historic information. Check in for the photography tour is ½ hour before the start time.
Due to insurance reasons, drones are not allowed on the property.
Please dress appropriately for the weather.
Morning Photo Tour (8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)
$100 + tax
Afternoon Photo Tour (1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
$100 + tax
$150 + tax
Need more information? Please call 304-269-5070.
The VIP Tour is an exclusive tour which includes a combination of
daytime tours. On this tour, you will walk through the Kirkbride building
with an experienced, knowledgeable guide. This tour does not have a
standardized script or tour route. It combines history, paranormal,
Civil War, architecture, and treatments. The guide will follow the interests
of the group in an interactive way allowing for conversation, questions
and a customized tour experience. It is 90 minutes long and offered on
a limited availability.
$35.00 + tax