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most informative, enjoyable tour

It was a dreary, chilly morning so no crowd affording us a private tour. There is so much history... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Crescent Springs, Kentucky
Rural Serenity

This was my second visit here for a retreat. Know before hand that most of the sleeping quarters... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
John K
Morton, Pennsylvania
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160 Jacksons Mill Road, Weston, WV
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

It was a dreary, chilly morning so no crowd affording us a private tour. There is so much history here and you get a real feel for what life was like in the day. Being a private tour, we got an interesting insight into the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit here for a retreat. Know before hand that most of the sleeping quarters are spartan. That being said, these quarters and the rest of the campus are well maintained and very clean. The staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful. Not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John K
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Lewis county messed up when they sold this to WVU they don’t allow many public functions here and you can’t even grill a hamburger anymore. The pool is never open to the public hardly ever and they soak any organization that is willing to pay...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stanley H
Reviewed 15 August 2018

My teenage granddaughter and I were out for the day sightseeing and stopped by here since we were in the area. We took the tour and were pleasantly surprised. We watched a blacksmith at work who was very friendly and informative. We also watched the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Diane S
Reviewed 12 August 2018

When you visit this old and historic site and take in the majestic beauty of this site and you will not be displeased about the little extra miles to visit this mill.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Daryl O
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Jackson's Mill is now a 4H camp but they do have an area of historical buildings and a very inexpensive tour of the buildings and area. The tours are only given on the weekends and special event times and we lucked out by being there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bernie22363376
Reviewed 1 June 2018

It was a very pretty site on the river with some historical buildings, but nothing was open when we were there. Mostly, it's a 4H camp.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank EileenSully
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I visited WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead because of its connection to Thomas J. 'Stonewall' Jackson. The Farmstead is now a 4H place. Upon arrival there was a large Boy Scout event taking place. I drove around the property taking in the beautiful landscape. I visited...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AMiller121
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I enjoyed seeing the homestead where General Thomas (Stonewall) Jackson grew up. I loved hearing the history that one will only get by going to the actual site. But more than that, I enjoyed seeing with my own eyes, the places where Stonewall Jackson once...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank LaDene M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Jacksons mill being a tradiitonal spot and boyhood home of generall Stonewall Jackson is a very majestic place, now the state boys state and four H camp it's not like it used to be but has the old buildings and a lot of history there.

Date of experience: November 2016
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18 August 2017|
Response from puttzer04 | Reviewed this property |
No tickets. Mostly just a walk around a 4H camp.
1 May 2016|
Response from Del R | Reviewed this property |
I can not answer this question, Jackson's Mill will have to be contacted directly for this information, I am sure there will be contact information on their site.If they do not list their hours of operation as well as days... More