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What to Expect:

Start your tour by visiting the Welcome Center and meeting with a knowledgeable house guide. We will take you to the Museum for the tour. Tours are informal. Be sure to ask questions! Afterwards, feel free to explore the gardens and grounds.

Total tour times are based upon your interests, but allow 45 minutes to fully experience the site.

We are Located:


2809 Kanawha Blvd. E. 
Charleston, WV 25311


Behind the Charleston Moose Lodge and before the Boy Scouts Building and Daniel Boone Park.


Hours of Operation:


Monday - Friday:

10 am – 12 pm & 1 pm – 4 pm. 

We are open on the weekend by appointment only.


Closed major holidays.


We suggest calling ahead before visiting as staff schedules, weather, and other appointments could alter public hours.



Tours of the Craik - Patton House are free to the public.


Donations to support the museum are welcome!



The Grounds of the Craik - Patton House are open during our hours of operation. Those wishing to take professional photographs should refer to our "Photography" page for more information.



Groups over 15 people should be scheduled in advance. An admission fee of $3 a person will be charged for any group more than 15 people.

School and home school groups are free. Please contact the Executive Director to schedule a group tour.



Parking is in the gravel circle in front of the museum. Additional parking is provided at the Boy Scouts of America located at the entrance of our gate.

For more information, contact:


Nathan Jones, Executive Director 


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