1919 – 1973 ~ Local Life Flourishes ~ Spa in Decline
1919 — Pagoda Spring House in park demolished
1929 — Park acquires more land. Current main bathhouse built.
1931 — Current bandstand built
1933 — Park View Inn built on site of former Berkeley Springs Hotel. Continues today as the Country Inn.
1934 — Cacapon State Park built as CCC project.
President Franklin D. Roosevelt visits the springs and “The Pines,” a polio rehabilitation center now War Memorial Hospital.
1937 — Tomato Festival begins. World War 2 cuts reign short at five.
1950-51 — Victorian Bath House demolished; replaced with current outdoor swimming pool — first in West Virginia.