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Heritage Towers

612 Virginia St E, Charleston, WV
+1 304-343-3250
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An African American History Museum in Downtown Charleston WV

Heritage Towers is a hidden jewel in the heart of downtown Charleston, WV. The owners have put... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2012
ReachingHigh
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Charleston, West Virginia
Fascinating museum with knowledgeable staff

This is a very well done little museum. The owners took us on a guided tour and were great about... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2011
infojunkie00
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Appalachian Mtns
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Heritage Towers exhibits were created as a special tribute to a time honored African American tradition nationally celebrated as Black History Month. The theme of the exhibits “From Slavery to Statehood” is a series of galleries unfolding the story of West Virginia’s African American heritage.Our slogan and motto “Every month is Black History Month” is a commitment to preserve and promote diversity in West Virginia and beyond, through art, culture and history of black people.Keep the heritage alive
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27 Mar 2012
“An African American History Museum in Downtown Charleston WV”
27 Jul 2011
“Fascinating museum with knowledgeable staff”
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612 Virginia St E, Charleston, WV
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+1 304-343-3250
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Reviewed 27 March 2012

Heritage Towers is a hidden jewel in the heart of downtown Charleston, WV. The owners have put together an amazing collection of artifacts and art to celebrate the richness of African and Afro-Appalachian cultures. The visitor learns much more than expected duirng a tour of...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2011

This is a very well done little museum. The owners took us on a guided tour and were great about engaging the kids and making them think. They have quite an extensive collection of African American (and West Virginia!) history. Very educational even the adults...More

5  Thank infojunkie00
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