Visiting the Charles Town area of West Virginia? Charles Town Ghost Tours recommends these local restaurants, lodging, and attractions.
We also recommend Our Ghost Walk Journal, a unique blank guided journal tailored specially for ghost walk tours.
Enjoy traditional and modern dishes from Spain, France, Italy, Greece, Lebanon, and Morocco. Open for both lunch and dinner. Reservations are recommended!
Veteran-owned and operated, Inkwell’s Tavern is Charles Town’s choice for drinks, food, and atmosphere! Offering cocktails, craft beer, fine wine, and delicious food, plus billiards, darts, and arcade games. If you’re bringing a group, reservations are recommended.
Enjoy a relaxed stay in this restored historic mansion offering comfortable rooms with modern conveniences and a full breakfast.
Opening in March, 2019, Fuzzy Dog Books and Music offers vintage books and vinyl records. Have an old record collection or books? Fuzzy Dog also buys. And the shop’s resident dog is always on-hand to greet visitors!
Discover the people and events that helped shape Jefferson County’s history!
Founded in 1965, the museum prefers the history and heritage of Jefferson County, including a wide range of artifacts and documents from early Native American activities and 18th century European colonization and enslavement of African Americans to the Civil War and into the 21st century.
Built in the early 1900s, the Old Opera House opened as a performance theater in 1910 and became a movie theater years later. After the cinema closed, the Opera House became at various times apartments, a tavern, a florist shop, and even a two-lane bowling alley. In the 1970s, the Opera House was restored and once again presents live theatrical events.
If an evening at this historic theater is on your itinerary, be sure to make reservations. Shows often sell out, especially the musicals.
The Charles Town Farmers Market is Jefferson County’s premier farmers market, offering more vendors, more products, and more fun!
Open seasonally, mid-April through October, Saturdays only, from 8 am to noon.
The story of abolitionist John Brown and his raid on Harpers Ferry, WV, told with life-size wax figures created by Earl Dorfman, noted sculptor of historic heads in vinyl plastisol, known to give a more lifelike quality to figures than wax. The John Brown Wax Museum is the only intact Dorfman museum left in the United States.
The museum is located in the historic section of Harpers Ferry.
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And not just the tour, but your entire visit to the town, with pages to describe the attractions you visited, your favorite restaurants, your hotel, the people you met, and the souvenirs you purchased.
Visiting from outside the United States? The “Souvenirs We Purchased” section will aid you in your custom forms, with room to record the exchange rate and the purchase price.
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