Carver Day 2011
Carver Day Celebration-July 9, 2011 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Celebrating the 1943 establishment of George Washington Carver National Monument, this event features ranger-led programs interpreting the life of George Washington Carver. Guest speakers, musical groups, a junior ranger station, and exhibitors are also included. Location: park grounds and visitor center.
Did You Know?
This pre-Civil War cemetery dates back to 1835. Many Carver family members and neighbors are buried here. George Washington Carver is buried at Tuskegee Institute, where he spent most of his life.