Charleston, West Virginia's Cultured Charms
Discover art, theater, and music in the Virginia state capital.
Charleston, the capital of West Virginia, is refreshingly chic and affordable. The drive cuts through the state, passing small towns and national parks with thick deciduous forests; a gleaming capitol building greets you upon arrival.
Support the arts at a concert by West Virginia’s symphony orchestra or a touring ballet at the top-notch venue.
On the third Thursday of every month, galleries, bookstores, and antiques shops stay open late.
Feast on catfish with kale and grits under the authentic pressed-tin ceilings.
Brass Pineapple Bed & Breakfast
Rooms are draped in flowery Victorian textiles and morning meals are served on silver trays.