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Shoney's Big Boy Museum

116 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV 25301-2510
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Fun quick visit

So we have to DO something in each state in order to "count" it as a state we've visited. For West... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Guitarjess
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Des Moines, Iowa
Cool TINY memorial

This is a quick roadside attraction on the west side of Charleston. (Address is NOT correct here... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kurt T
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Charleston, West Virginia
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3 weeks ago
“Fun quick visit”
4 weeks ago
“Cool TINY memorial”
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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116 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV 25301-2510
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So we have to DO something in each state in order to "count" it as a state we've visited. For West Virginia, we stopped at this place. It is just a big statue with some information about the Big Boy burgers on it. It literally...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a quick roadside attraction on the west side of Charleston. (Address is NOT correct here) as it is on Kanawha Blvd W, not East. The "museum" is a few windows of history about Shoney's Big Boy as this was the site of the...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

It is not a museum...very much a shrine to days gone by. It is a pillar/plinth of sorts with a Big Boy on top. Around the base is information regarding the foundation of both businesses and the link between them.

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is basically a small shrine to Shoney's. There is column with a BIg Boy on top and a plaque with the history of the restaurant below as well as some pictures. Interesting to see if you are in the area.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

brings back a lot of memories of the drive in and the waitresses and my friends would cruise the parking lot a great experience for a teenager and the Big Boy sandwich was to die for wish it was still here

Thank Judith R
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