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Morgantown History Museum

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Nicely Kept Museum of Morgantown

The museum is just off the downtown main street going toward the river. It is not large, but it has... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
Laurel, Maryland
Very informative museum.

The people of Morgantown should be proud of this little museum. Lot of history. Very interesting... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
Vandalia, Ohio
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13 Oct 2018
“Nicely Kept Museum of Morgantown”
17 Aug 2018
“Very informative museum.”
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

The museum is just off the downtown main street going toward the river. It is not large, but it has a lot of memorabilia and is free. It was a quiet afternoon when we stopped by and the person managing the museum at the time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

The people of Morgantown should be proud of this little museum. Lot of history. Very interesting pieces. Small but nice Don Knotts section.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Very hard place to find but the museum has several galleries surrounding manufacturing, history, printing, glassworks, Don Knotts, brick laying, etc. It's a free museum so don't expect much. We enjoyed it and there is free parking on the side of the museum.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We were walking by here one day and just stopped in to see what was here and were pleasantly surprised at all the information and displays we saw. They even had a loaner display from the Smithsonian. It was great. I think every one who...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Lynnette L
Reviewed May 4, 2017

We enjoyed our visit here. NOTE to those going: The parking for this museum is right beside the museum. We didn't see it until we had gone around the corner and parked at a meter. Next time! The cost is FREE, but we made a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Vicki A
Reviewed February 24, 2017

I went when they had pictures and memorbilla sports things from Morgantown schools, hx of many, even things from special Olympics for Monongalia county, at different times of yr, they display other things of interest

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank girls1951
Reviewed October 31, 2016

A nice stop in downtown Morgantown. This museum isn’t large, but does a nice job of explaining how Morgantown was founded and the history of how the town grew. A couple of the industries in Morgantown were Seneca Glass and a now defunct dress shirt...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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