The Point Pleasant River Museum and Learning Center focuses on river life and commercial
enterprise on the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers. The museum has many displays
and video demonstrations. Special guests will highlight topics
such as great floods, boat construction, sternwheel steamers, river
disasters and the local river industry's contribution to World War II.
The museum also offers a pilot house simulator, aquarium and a research library.
The Musuem introduced a second towboat pilot house simulator on April 21. 2015 (see Waterways Journal article)
2,400 Gal. Aquarium - Ohio and Kanawha
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Museum Event List for 2017
More info (pdf)
Are you looking for a gift for a child who loves boats? Stop by the
Point Pleasant River Museum & Learning Center gift shop. We are now
carrying a handcrafted tow boat with one barge. This toy/gift is made
specifically for the river museum by a local person.