The Museum is currently closed for the season.
We will reopen on April 8, 2017. Our hours for the 2017 season are Saturdays and Sundays from 12-7 PM.
We Welcome Tour Groups!
If you are interested in bringing a group to tour the museum, contact us to plan your special visit.
We love to welcome school groups and tour groups to visit the West Virginia Mine Wars Museum. Our Program Fellow is available to meet and greet guests and answer any questions for scheduled groups.
The Museum is open seasonally and weekends from April through October and we are also happy to accommodate tour groups outside of the regular season. If you would like to bring your group to the museum, regardless of the season, and group is larger than 10 people, please contact us in advance to make arrangements.
More information about other museums, restaurants and recreation opportunities in the town of Matewan is available below.
Suggested Admission for Tour Groups: $5/person--and don’t forget to bring a few extra dollars for the gift shop!
The WV Mine Wars Museum is located in downtown Matewan, directly across from the courtyard in front of City Hall.
Click here for driving directions to 336 Mate Street, Matewan, WV 25678