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Working to put 13 communities in their rightful place in history through a museum, stage performances and many other ways that help tell their stories.


Scotts Run Museum & Trail


About Scotts Run

Celebrating and preserving the history of coal and the coal boom era in Monongalia County .

Read about our mission


WVU Graphic Design

The WVU Design for Social Impact course has partnered with Scotts Run since 2011, keeping a sustained presence and relationship with the community.

See what we create


Project Partners

Projects have been made possible from grants from the Benedum Foundation, Campus Compact Community Link grants, the Arts Mon and West Virginia Department of Arts, Culture and History, and the Monongalia County Commission.

Meet our partners


Museum Board and Community Members

Many wonderful individuals have contributed to our mission in different ways.

Discover community stories

map showing thirteen communities of scotts run