- TripBuzz found 23 things to do indoors in the Parkersburg area. From Emerson Bowling Lanes to Ren-Dor Lanes Bowling Center, Parkersburg offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 9 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 13 different types of things to do inside in or near Parkersburg, West Virginia. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Bowling, Theaters, History Museums and Specialty Museums.
- There are 9 indoor activities in Parkersburg, and 14 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Marietta and Williamstown.
Providing open and league bowling, Emerson Bowling Lanes features 46 lanes with shoe rental and a pro shop. The bowling center has a cafe with food and drinks, a full service bar with four televisions and a party room.
The oldest artifacts that can be viewed by the public at the Blennerhassett Museum of Regional History date back to about 9000 B.C. Some of the items that can be viewed include tools, weapons, jewelry, mourning fans, automobiles, and farm implements.
At the Smoot Theater, visitors can attend music shows in a variety of styles, children's theatre, comedy shows, dance recitals, lectures, one-man shows, meetings and seminars. The building originally opened in 1928 as a vaudeville theater.
Veterans Museum of Mid-Ohio Valley displays a collection of military displays that include photographs, letters, uniforms and artifacts. The museum also offers a library to complete special research and learning activities.
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Featuring local artists acting in Broadway musicals, Actors Guild of Parkersburg Inc offers live entertainment to visitors in its theater. The building was built in 1916 and retains some of its classic architecture.
The history of the oil and gas industries in the West Virginia area is preserved through the Oil & Gas Museum. Most of the exhibits follow a self-guided tour arrangement, but large tour groups can be accommodated with a tour guide.