G. W. Henderson Plantation (Henderson Hall)

Williamstown, WV

One of the few plantations left in the state is Henderson Hall in Williamstown. Built in 1836 overlooking the Ohio River, this three-story, 29-room Italianate mansion was the focal point of social and political life for almost two centuries. Period pieces are still intact and include a rosewood piano, the original wood floors, a collection of rare clocks, and a 12-foot gilt mirror, with 17th Century furnishings and portraits still in place.
Hours: OPEN MARCH - DECEMBER
CLOSED MONDAYS
12:00PM—5:00 PM

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