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Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
71 Asylum Drive
Weston, West Virginia 26452
Date of investigation: Saturday September 22nd 2012
STOP BACK HERE IN DECEMBER FOR POSSIBLE DATES POSTED FOR 2013
Cost: $195 per person
We cannot take over the phone payments or mailed in payments.
NO Guest Cancellation REFUNDS!!! We have to secure this building in advance which means we pay in advance. If you cannot attend, you can always give your spot to a friend. You must let us know about the name switch well in advance. If we have to cancel event, we refund your spot in total.
Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum is located in Lewis County West Virginia, just 45 minutes on the highway from our Haunted Heartland Tours office!
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So you have WAITED for YEARS to explore this mammoth structure at night.
Don't be an armchair ghosthunter. Get out and explore with paranormal investigator and author Sherri Brake. Sherri's aunt and mother in law both worked at the hospital and came away with some stories that they would never forget.
Come with us on one of these night offered, and make your own memories.
Limited spots to be offered. 40 total. NO EXCEPTIONS!
If walls could talk, these would undoubtedly scream.
The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, constructed between 1858 and 1881, is the largest hand-cut stone masonry building in North America, and is purportedly the second largest in the world, next to the Kremlin. 242,000 square feet, over 900 doors, and miles of hallways to explore in its 4 levels.
Weston State Hospital, was a Kirkbride style psychiatric hospital that operated from 1864 until its closing in 1994 The first patient was admitted in 1864, a female housekeeper from Ohio said to suffer from domestic trouble.
WE ARE THE ONLY ONES (in this dimension) IN THE BUILDING INVESTIGATING!
AGE REQUIREMENT OF 21 and over!
NO OUIJA BOARDS
NO DRAMA :-)
What do you get ?
** Admission into Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum from 8pm (check in time) we start at 9pm and stay until -5am
** Smaller group investigation with Sherri Brake in the largest stone cut building in America
** Tour with TALA Tour Guides at start of the night
** Free Coffee, tea, bottled water available all night
** Pizza,chips,pretzels, and doughnuts provided
~~ Dowsing rod instruction session with Sherri Brake
Approximate Drive times:
Pittsburgh, PA 2 hrs
Cleveland, OH 4.25 hrs
Lexington, KY 4.25 hrs
Marietta, OH 1.75 hrs
Charleston, WV 1.5 hrs
Roanoke, VA 3.75 hrs
Morgantown, WV 1 hr
Cincinnati, OH 5 hrs
Baltimore, MD 4.25 hrs
Your host for the night is haunted book author and paranomal investigator Sherri Brake. Photo by Dianne Blosser
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
215 Staunton Drive
Weston, WV 26452
Super 8 Weston WV
100 Market Place Mall Ste 12
Weston, WV 26452 US
Need Lodging? Use exit 99 off of I-79 in Weston WV
These hotels are about 3 miles from TALA and close to gas/shopping/dining ( and a cemetery)