930 East Grafton Road, Fairmont, WV, US, 26554

  • Phone: (304) 366-5500
  • Fax: (304) 363-3975
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    Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum

    71 Asylum Drive
    Weston, WV 26452
    +1 304 269 5070

    Mar to Oct - Tu to Fr from 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM,Mar to Oct - Sa from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM,Mar to Oct - Su from 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM

    The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum took 23 years to be built and is the largest stone-cut structure in North America and comes second to the Kremlin. It became a functional psychiatric hospital from 1864 and was closed in 1994 after 130 years of being an asylum for the mentally unstable. Now it is a popular tourist spot offering heritage (historic) and paranormal tours. There are various tour packages available which will give a glimpse of this historical place and into its spooky stories. If you are a history lover or a supernatural enthusiast, a tour to the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum should be in your itinerary.
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