Capital City of West Virginia USA
Located in the Appalachian mountains where the Elk and Kanawha rivers converge in Kanawha County, Charleston is the state capital and largest city of West Virginia. All State Capitals
West Virginia's first capital city was located in Wheeling (Ohio County). It was later moved to Charleston, then back to Wheeling, and then again back to Charleston (Washington Hall, located in Wheeling, is known as the "Birthplace of West Virginia").