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Mark Twain – History Alive! at Blennerhassett Island

June 20

Mark Twain is one of America’s most celebrated authors and humorists. He is best known for novels, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, but his work includes nonfiction, magazine articles, and commentaries that provide insight into the American story. Mark Twain was the pen name of Samuel Clemens.

Doug Riley portrays Mark Twain at 12:00 p.m. at the Brick Shelter on Blennerhassett Island. The program is free and open to the public to attend. Come to the island on West Virginia Day.

History Alive! presentations are made possible by the WV Humanities Council and the West Virginia State Park system.


June 20


Blennerhassett State Park
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