Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum

  • 71 Asylum Drive Weston, WV 26452
  • (304) 269-5070

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Historic Sites

Constructed between 1858 and 1881, the Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum was better known as the Weston State Hospital, and is the largest hand-cut stone masonry building in the United States, and may be the second largest in the world. Visitors can tour the building that housed 2,400 people in the 1950s.


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