Historical Sites

We encourage all West Virginians to visit some historically significant sites in your area; we truly have a unique and interesting history and you have the opportunity to experience much of it firsthand.

This map lists many of the historically significant sites from the Civil War. For a description of the site, please click on the star. If you have a site that you believe should be added, please email Chelsea Ruby at

Download West Virginia Civil War Trails Map

Information Courtesy WV Department of Commerce

* All photographs are courtesy of the West Virginia State Archives

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