Memorials and Landmarks


Brooke Hills Park Veteran’s Memorial Park

140 Gist Ln, Wellsburg, WV 26070

Located in Brooke Hills Park. The site of the memorial is situated above the Veterans Memorial lake which houses the John G. & Kay Chernenko Memorial Fountain at Brooke Hills Park in Wellsburg, WV.


Weirton Steel Memorial

Located on Pennsylvania Avenue in Weirton, WV.


Weirton Steel Veterans Memorial

Located on Three Springs Drive in Weirton, WV.


VFW Memorial Park

Located on Carolina Avenue in Chester, WV.


John F. Kennedy Memorial

3420 Main St, Weirton, WV 26062

Located in the Millsop Community Center in Weirton, WV.


Patrick Gass Memorial

Located near the gazebo at Sixth and Main Streets in Wellsburg, WV.


Brooke-Hancock County Veterans Memorial Park

27 Marshaling Yard Dr, Weirton, WV 26062

Includes a tank, helicopter, and jet plane on the property.


Peter Tarr Furnace

The first iron furnace west of the Allegheny Mountains along Kings Creek, a tributary of the Ohio River.


American Defenders of Bataan & Corregidor – ADBC Museum WWII

945 Main St, Wellsburg, WV 26070

The American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor (ADBC) chose the Brooke County Library to be their official depository. The museum houses books, documents, and artifacts of this special group that defended their country as America entered World War II.


Drover’s Inn & Tavern

1001 Washington Pike, Wellsburg, WV 26070

Built in 1848, by John Fowler, The Drover’s Inn required three years for skilled craftsmen to construct the three story, sixteen-room edifice. The Dining Room once housed a general store and the Fowlerstown Post Office. In the early 1850s Mr. Fowler opened the Inn to travelers and drovers, moving their stock across the toll pike.


Alexander Campbell Mansion

7265 Bethany Pike, Bethany, WV 26032

The Campbell Mansion, home to Bethany College founder Alexander Campbell, was built between 1795 and 1840. The house now welcomes visitors to see the historic grounds.