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Whether you are looking for public art, shopping guide, or navigating dining in the Friendly City—the 2022 Visit Wheeling Visitor’s Guide—has all you need to plan your stay this coming year. Its your pocket guide to fun.


Public Art Abounds in Downtown and Beyond

Wheeling has over 65 works of public art.  Can you find them all during your visit?  From Bobo the life-size Asian elephant and all her stainless-steel friends to the life-size bronze sculpture of Francis Pierpont, the founding governor of our state—there are plenty of artworks large and small to keep you busy for hours.  Scan the QR Code in the Visitors Guide to begin your journey.


Shop ‘til You Drop

Whether you are looking to shop local in the heart of Downtown at Centre Market, hit the Highlands to find a mix of local and national retailers, or explore the shops of Oglebay—our 2022 Visitors Guide has you covered. Wheeling has a growing mix retail opportunities throughout its many neighborhoods and districts to explore. So, pack your comfiest walking shoes and be ready to explore antiques and boutiques and modern shops that are sure make your heart swoon and bend your wallet.


Map Your Way

Our trusty maps will help you navigate the many dining, lodging, shopping, and attractions throughout your trip to West Virginia’s founding city.  Please give us a call or stop in the Visitor Center at any time during your stay and allow our staff the opportunity to help plan your trip or find your way while you are here.  We adore our town and love to share it with others.


So, how do you get your hands on a 2022 Visitors Guide?


Call the Visit the Wheeling Office from 9 AM – 5 PM at 1-800-828-3097


Request a guide from the Visit Wheeling website here.


Download your own version here.