Marshall County

[West Virginia Penitentiary]
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West Virginia Penitentiary

                             818 Jefferson Ave.
Moundsville WV  26041

West Virginia Penitentiary is a Gothica style fortress built of sandstone in 1866 to house persons convicted of felonies but closed in 1995. The building and grounds are on the National Register of Historic Places and open to the public for tours.



accessible Entrance Accessible
accessible Ramps Accessible
partially accessible Parking and Drop Off Area Only one accessible parking space available
accessible Rest Rooms Accessible
accessible Telephone Accessible
accessible Access to Goods & Services Accessible
accessible Doors Accessible
N/A Stairs Not applicable
N/A Elevator/Lift Not applicable
N/A Theater/Auditorium Not applicable
accessible Emergency Exit Accessible
N/A Camp Site Not applicable
N/A Picnic Shelter Not applicable
N/A Fishing Not applicable
N/A Swimming Not applicable
N/A Playground Not applicable