Did You Know This About West Virginia?
This article presents some facts about West Virginia.The pre-historic Mound builders from West Virginia left over 300 conical earth mounds that still are visited by people from all over the world. The Youth Museum of Southern West Virginia, located in Beckley, attracts visitors all year round. Located in Berkley, West Virginia, is The Castle. A English-Norman style castle built by Colonel Samuel Taylor Suit for his fiancee. Charles Town, West Virginia, was named after George Washington's brother Charles, who laid out the town and named most of the streets after members of his family. In Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, is The Point. The Point is the place where three states, West Virginia, Virginia, and Maryland, and two rivers, The Shenandoah and Potomac, meet at the Blue Ridge Mountains.