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Where
History
and
Rivers
Meet


True American History Nestled Among Majestic Rivers

Krodel Park

There's one fine place where you can experience American Revolution history and nature's beauty—Point Pleasant. Whether you're in town for vacation or are looking for the perfect place to have your next family reunion, Krodel Park is the place to be.

Amenities of Krodel Park
Mothman Museum

Discover the uncovered truth that lies behind the Legend of the Mothman.

Mothman Museum
Point Pleasant, West Virginia

Point Pleasant government elected officials are an important component to our success as an historic old town with modern-day conveniences and beautiful parklands. From tourism to the police department, you'll find all the important contacts, along with a message from our esteemed Mayor.

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Tu-Endie-Wei State Park

At the junction of the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers stands this monument which commemorates the frontiersmen who fought and died at the Battle of Point Pleasant. This battle was fought with Chief Cornstalk on October 10, 1774, and is recognized as the decisive engagement in a proactive series of Indian wars. The name "Tu-Endie-Wei" is a Wyandotte word meaning "point between two waters."

Tu-Endie-Wei State Park
Point Pleasant River Museum

The Point Pleasant River Museum and Learning Center focuses on river life and commercial enterprise on the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers. The museum has many displays and video demonstrations. Special guests will highlight topics such as great floods, boat construction, sternwheel steamers, river disasters and the local river industry's contribution to World War II. The museum also offers a pilot house simulator, aquarium and a research library.

Point Pleasant River Museum



Let Us Bring You Back in Time With Our Old-Town Charm

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About Us

City of Point Pleasant is a municipality for the people of Point Pleasant, WV. This old town is rich in history. Prior to the historic town being charted in 1794, Native Americans called the area Tu-Endie-Wei, interpreted to mean "Mingling of the Waters" or "Where Two Rivers Meet." It's the oldest English town on the banks of the Ohio River.

On October 10, 1774, the first battle of the American Revolutionary War was fought on these grounds. The Tu-Endie-Wei State Park commemorates the "First Battle." It's located on the northeast point of land, where the Kanawha River meets the Ohio.

Today, this region steeped in history offers a small river town atmosphere complete with a pleasant and comfortable quality of life. Both residents and visitors enjoy the scenic beauty and rich traditions of Point Pleasant.



Contact

Thank you for your interest. Please reach out with questions or comments using the information below. We look forward to hearing from you.

Phone
(844) 333-1245
(304) 675-2360

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Address
400 Viand Street, Point Pleasant, WV 25550

Service Area
Point Pleasant, WV

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