Morgantown is a quaint little town situated between the Monongahela River and the Appalachian foothills. The town is best known as the home of West Virginia University and has some of the very best cuisines on this side of the Appalachian mountains as well. If you ever find yourself in our quiet neck of the woods, these are some of the best activities that we have to offer.
West Virginia University
Take a stroll through the historic halls of West Virginia University. You can pop into the Art Museum of WVU for a cultural experience, or you could watch a basketball game at the magnificent WVU Coliseum.
West Virginia Botanic Garden
The West Virginia Botanic Garden is a natural wonder filled with plants of the Appalachian region. Visitors are encouraged to explore the beautifully designed gardens and centuries-old forests. For adventurous visitors, there are hiking trails available as well as opportunities to explore the wetland area.
Spark! Imagination and Science Center
Spark! Imagination and Science Center is a museum and exploration center where kids can let their imaginations run free. The museum features dozens of exhibits and activities that engage their imaginations, critical thinking skills, and ample fun learning opportunities.
Morgantown Farmer’s Market
The Morgantown Farmer’s Market is the best place to find some of the freshest produce in West Virginia. The farmer’s market takes place every Saturday and runs from May to November. The Morgantown Farmer’s Market is a great place to spend time with your family and friends.
Morgantown Brewing Company
For those of you who love your beers, why not pop into the Morgantown Brewing Company, West Virginia’s oldest operating brewery? The brewing company produces some of the finest quality beers, with a selection of eight unique craft beers.