Greater Parkersburg
Seasonal Attractions Open for 2019

Seasonal Attractions Open for 2019

A number of area attractions have opened for the spring and summer travel season, including Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park, The Wilds, Valley Gem Sternwheeler and more.

Attraction Openings May 1

– Ohio River Museum 

– The Wilds, Safari Transport Tours  

– Blennerhassett Island Historic State Park

– Valley Gem Sternwheeler Seasonal Cruises


“We encourage people to visit other area museums, shops, restaurants, attractions and parks,” said Mark Lewis, Greater Parkersburg CVB President. “Our website,, is a great resource to learn more about points of interest, restaurants, shops, and travel-related events.”


New Exhibits

- Blennerhassett Museum of Regional History  

- Campus Martius Museum, Marietta, OH  

- Henderson Hall Plantation, Williamstown, WV  

- Parkersburg Art Center