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Morgantown residents can join the tour at Tamarack in Beckley which is our first and final stop. About three hours drive from Morgantown.
The West Virginia Mine War Tour
May 18-20, 2018
$489 per person double occupancy, $579 single
includes transportation by clean, modern coach, lodging at Twin Falls Resort State Park Lodge, all admissions and tours, breakfast and lunch daily
Tamarack Cultural Center
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine
Whipple Company Store
Walking tour or Matewan, WV
Re-enactment of the Battle of Matewan
Blair Mountain Battlefield
McDowell County Courthouse
WWI Black Soldiers Memorial, Kimball, WV
Walking tour of Bramwell, WV "Home of Millionaires"
Twin Falls Resort State Park Lodge
Our visit to Matewan will coincide with the 98th anniversary of
the "Matewan Massacre"
Be sure to watch the American Experience documentary The Mine Wars featuring yours truly, your host and guide for the West Virginia Mine War Tour. To stream The Mine Wars free through PBS click Here.
double occupancy $489
single occupancy $579