The Wheeling Civil War Tour represents a new approach to the 'walking tour' and is a must for all Android users visiting the city.
Easy to use and jam-packed with historical content the app allows visitors and residents to discover and explore Wheeling's numerous Civil War heritage sites.
Launch the Tour option, position the device horizontal to the field of view and symbols appear marking the exact location and distance to each one of the twenty-two Civil War sites. When arriving at each site, tap the symbol to view video footage and listen to audio descriptions.
Other features including video reenactments, and documentary footage, help tell the stories of twenty-two Civil War sites and their roles during the conflict and beyond.
Ultimately, this app represents a new way to present, share and preserve heritage while offering a fun and refreshing approach to the teaching of history education.
The Wheeling Civil War Tour reinvents the historical walking tour!