Pricketts Fort State Park

  • I-79 at Exit 139 - follow the signs to the park Fairmont, WV

Attraction Info

National & State Parks

In the late 1700s, Captain Jacob Prickett and his family moved to the area now known as Prickett's Fort. Visitors can tour the fort, along with the 19th century Job Prickett House, Prickett Cemetery, as actors enact daily living activities.


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