I-81 Southbound Welcome Center

Falling Waters, WV

Stop in and speak to our knowledgeable Welcome Center staff about all your Almost Heaven travel needs. Staffed hours are from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. We have free highway maps, travel guides and brochures available to you on site. If the Welcome Center is closed and you need more information, go to wvtourism.com or call 1-800-CALL WVA. For highway information, please dial 511 or go to wv511.org.

Amenities included:
• Free WiFi
• Restrooms (Open 24/7)
• Vending machines
• Picnic table
• Pavilion
• Rain garden
• Walking trail
• Geocaches on site

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