About West Virginia Treasures: 

West Virginia Treasures is a part of the national "America's Treasures".   We've researched facts about West Virginia and we've discovered all types of people, places and things from around the state.


Now we are planning to roll out West Virginia Treasures on a larger scale.  We're telling you the stories you'll find fascinating.   You'll discover facts about West Virginia in categories such as History, Arts, Entertainment, Geography, Sports and General Trivia. 


There's a wealth of information about West Virginia just waiting to be uncovered.  That's what we do.  We discover the little known facts that are buried all around you.  You'll be surprised at what we will uncover.  And there's always more to be discovered so share in the vast wealth of information that is West Virginia Treasures.


Join us on the adventure as we travel the state in search of West Virginia Treasures.



Welcome to West Virginia Treasures!



West Virginia Treasures uncovers the stories behind the trivia questions.   Traveling all over the state, we reveal golden nuggets of fascinating facts.  Discover the stories about West Virginia's Trivia such as…. 

      Youngest World War I Soldier

      Guinness Book High School Basketball Player

      Daniel Boone

      The list is endless!  

West Virginia Treasures is unique. It connects with community from a grassroots level.  

“West Virginia Treasures” appeals to family viewership while also being of interest to history buffs, community leaders, tourists.  It includes a website where viewers can participate in the discovery of trivia facts and stories which keeps people involved.


Check out these trivia facts from America's Treasures: 

   1. Where can you find the dive capitol of the world?

   2. Name the city with the first skyscraper.

  3. Where was Babe Ruth born?

  4. Where was the first rocket created?

  5. Name the largest cereal company in the world.

  6. Name the largest cave in America.

  7. Mount Vernon was home to what U.S. President?


West Virginia Trivia 10



1. Name the explorer who established the Wilderness Road through the Appalachian Mountains.


Answer 1

General Trivia: 

2. Who helped create the national holiday, Mother's Day?


Answer 2


3. What high school basketball player is in the Guinness Book of World Records for scoring 135 in a game?


Answer 3


4. Where is the only residence in the world to be built of coal?


Answer 4


5. Name the second highest arch bridge in America.


Answer 5


6. What is West Virginia's state motto?


Answer 6


7. Who was the youngest soldier of World War I?


Answer 7


8. Who starred in the "Andy Griffith Show" and "The Incredible Mr. Limpet"?


Answer 8

General Trivia: 

9. Crude Oil was first produced in the state at what location?


Answer 9


10. Charleston had the first what in the world?


Answer 10


Join our TEAM as a trivia buff!


We are traveling the nation in search of fascinating facts!  We are uncovering treasures from every state.  We would love to have you on our search team.  So as we visit your state, you can help us discover the stories behind the trivia around you!  Just let us know about you.  Register on our site and list yourself as an expert.  You are an expert on something, right?


Babe Ruth