Newsletters  | Mobile

Things to do in Charleston, West Virginia

From classic must-see sights to insider hot spots and local haunts, there are countless things to do in Charleston, West Virginia. How do you decide? Start with our travel guide and get our favorite Charleston, West Virginia attractions and activities—shops, museums, parks, nightclubs, coffee shops, tours, and more.

Our international team of editors and writers handpick the best things to do in Charleston, West Virginia to help travelers discover authentic, local experiences. Whether a hidden boutique with handcrafted products, a popular local festival, a bakery with a cult following, or a picnic-worthy park, Travel + Leisure guides the way, providing information and inspiration. From beaches and bars to cultural attractions and up-and-coming neighborhoods, our list will help you make the most of your romantic getaway, family vacation, or trip with friends. Below find Travel + Leisure’s top picks for what to do in Charleston, West Virginia.

  • Art Walk

    On the third Thursday of every month, galleries, bookstores, and antiques shops stay open late. More
  • Clay Center

    Support the arts at a concert by West Virginia’s symphony orchestra or a touring ballet at the top-notch venue. More
  • Cultural Center Theater

    The Cultural Center Theater is home to the Mountain Stage radio program, broadcast out of Charleston, West Virginia, and has been the premier venue... More

Explore things to do in West Virginia for more options.


Sign Up

Connect With Travel + Leisure
  • Travel+Leisure
  • Tablet
  • Available devices

Already a subscriber?
Get FREE ACCESS to the digital edition