Rt. 1 Box 210- WVU, Weston West Virginia 26452
304-269-5100 Toll Free: 800-287-8206 Fax 269-3409
The boyhood home of General Thomas J. 'Stonewall' Jackson has many historic buildings. Among them are: originally built in Roanoke, West Virginia, Mary Conrad's cabin has joined the other 19th century buildings at Jackson's Mill as a Visitor Center/ Gift Shop. Here at the General Store, you may purchase heritage crafts, Civil War items and freshly ground meal and flour. Also, the livelihood of the Jackson family, the gristmill now houses artifacts relating to agriculture, milling and homesteads of the 19th century in West Virginia. Open Memorial Day to Labor Day, 10am-5pm.
Other History nearby:
(Philippi) Barbour County Historical Society Museum
(Marietta) Campus Martius: Museum of the N.W. Terr.
(Weston) Jackson's Mill Historic Area
(Harman) Old Mill
(Marietta) The Castle
09/28 Coming to The Weston area
West Virginia Strawberry Festival Buckhannon WV May15-19 The Festival is a unique, traditional celebration to promote the strawberry harvest. Enthusiastic volunteers provide good, family style entertainment that offers exciting educational and cultural events for everyone.
Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival Harrisonburg VA June9-16 The Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival is a week-long summer music festival devoted to promoting an appreciation and understanding of the music of Bach and a featured composer, country, era or people.
Mountainfest Morgantown WV July24-28
Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival Wheeling WV July26-28 Bocce tournament, pasta exhibit, wine competition, entertainment.
Tuscarawas County Italian-American Festival Dover OH August9-11 Our 24th Annual Festival Plate is honoring the 1962 Class A State Football Champions from Dennison Saint Mary's High School.
Appalachian Festival Beckley WV August23-25 The 17th Annual Appalachian Festival is three big days packed with arts, crafts, entertainment, music, food and fun!