Williamstown is a great place to base yourself in Parkersburg as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are nearby. Two of the places not to miss are the marvelous Campus Martius Museum of the Northwest Territory and the fantastic Ohio River Museum. Two more worthwhile attractions that are close by Williamstown are the Washington County Fairgrounds and the Indian Acres Park.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Spend part of the day admiring the exhibits at the Oil and Gas Museum.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Marietta, the Red Roof Inn Parkersburg, and the Magnuson Hotel on the Interstate.