You don't know where you're going unless you know where you've been. Dedicated to preserving Mercer County's rich history.

MCHS will be reprinting its 1984 history Book. Advance paid orders only. Cost is $70.00 plus tax and shipping. Delivery will be on September 30, 2014. Printable order form is available above.
Please note! Address is incorrect. Correct address is PO Box 5012. Call 304-425-9017 for more info.


You're invited to the monthly dinner/business meeting at the MCHS History House in July 29. The meal will be cook's choice and is $10. Dinner at 6:00pm and meeting at 7:00pm.


Welcome to the Mercer County Historical Society, West Virginia web page. We are always looking for new members and volunteers so please:

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Our cookbooks are still available for $5.00. We are on the last printing, so get yours before they are gone for good! The History House is the collection point for aluminum cans and used ink cartridges. Drop them off and help us raise money for our winter heating bills. Don't forget to use your Kroger's card. Don't have one? Contact us. We raise a lot of money from these