- The list below includes 36 free or cheap things to do in or near Ansted, West Virginia, including 40 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Rafting, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- From Hawks Nest State Park to Adventures On the Gorge, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Ansted and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lansing, Beckley, Fayetteville and Summersville.
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513 Ewart Ave., Beckley, WV 25801 MoreLess Info
At the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine & Youth Museum, visitors can ride through the tunnels of a vintage coal mine accompanied by miners who tell the stories of the mine, along with seeing the coal camp buildings. four railroad boxcars are found at the youth museum featuring rotating exhibits.
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513 Ewart Ave, 513 Ewart Avenue, Beckley, WV 25801 MoreLess Info
Open from April through November, Exhibition Coal Mine allows visitors to ride through a vintage coal mine on a 1/2 hour tour, guided by veteran miners. The mine is also surrounded by period coal camp buildings.
Created by eight military veterans from Raleigh county, the Raleigh County Veterans' Museum is a small historical museum founded in 2000. The museum features several collections of military memorabilia from World War II up to Operation Desert Storm.
The Youth Museum of Southern WV is a historical museum offering a variety of exhibits and displays. Among these exhibits is a T-Rex exhibit, bats exhibit, arts in the studio exhibit, and the Page After Page children's author presentation.
Grandview State Park contains a visitor center where visitors can get questions answered. The park also has five hiking trails where visitors can see a variety of wildlife and wildflowers, participate in ranger-led programs, see the outdoor drama facility, picnic, and play on the playground.