- TripBuzz found 10 things to do indoors in the Hillsboro area. From Pearl S. Buck Birthplace to Pocahontas County Opera House, Hillsboro offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 21 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 19 different types of things to do inside in or near Hillsboro, West Virginia. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: History Museums, Art Gallery, Movie Theaters and Theaters.
- There is 1 indoor activity in Hillsboro, and 9 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Hot Springs, Marlinton, White Sulphur Springs and Maxwelton.
The Pearl S. Buck Birthplace is a museum occupying the house and grounds where the Nobel Prize-winning author was born. Guided tours offer insights into the inspiration the author took from her roots in this community.
Part of the West Virginia Historic Theatre Trail, the Pocahontas County Opera House is a historic and intimate 250-seat venue. The opera house presents opry nights, showcasing the best local talent, as well as a selection of other various informal, family friendly music presentations.
Pocahontas County Museum portrays the History of Pocahontas County. The museum exhibits mementoes and artifacts of the various eras of Pocahontas County history - from the Indians to the present. Displays include tools, spinning wheels and looms and railroad items.
100% 3 votes
US Route 219 South, Marlinton, WV 24954 MoreLess Info
Various historic eras of the local region are documented within the Pocahontas County Historical Society Museum. Displays at the museum include spinning wheels and looms, tools, railroad artifacts, and dolls.
One of the biggest resorts in the region is The Homestead which now has an official name of The Omni Homestead Resort. It features multiple golf courses, horseback riding, skiing, and a full service spa in addition to luxury lodgings.
97% 70 votes
745 Industrial Park Road, Maxwelton, WV 24957 MoreLess Info
Founded in 2009, the Smooth Ambler Distillery uses natural resources of the region coupled with state-of-the-art distillery equipment to make a variety of craft beverages. The on-site tasting room and retail space allows visitors to view the tanks, stills, and barrelling process.
More than 45 acres of well-maintained trails form the foundation of the Homestead Ski Area which is part of the Omni Homestead Resort. There are segments for both beginners and more advanced skiers in addition to a ski school for those unfamiliar with the sport.
Hidden Cottage is an art gallery within a small bungalow setting showcasing artwork from a variety of local artists and craftsman. The gallery also features several antiques, primarily from the Southwest Virginia area.
The Garth Newel Music Center is an entertainment venue that is host to a number of events throughout the year. These events include public concerts, musical recitals, and food and music events, among many others.
During the Cold War, the Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility was to be the location that top United States government officials were to be evacuated to should the need arise. Visitors can tour the facility, better known as The Bunker, including the decontamination area and the power plant.