- Published: Thursday, 29 September 2016 06:01
- Written by James Hills
If you want to experience one of the toughest prisons ever built without becoming a permanent resident, then it’s time to visit the West Virginia Penitentiary. Located in Moundsville, this castellated Gothic style prison was home to some of the worst criminals the state ever produced. Since its closing in 1995, it’s been a tourist attraction for people all around the world.