• Boy Carver Statue by Robert Amendola

    George Washington Carver

    National Monument Missouri

Guided Tours

Guided tours are offered daily at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The 3/4-mile Carver Nature Trail is partially paved and is wheelchair accessible. Allow for an hour on the trail!
Carver Nature Trail
The Carver Nature Trail consists of a woodland and prairie landscapes.  A spring-fed pond and clear running creeks enhance the beauty of the trail.

Did You Know?

Carver as a child

George Washington Carver was born into slavery during the Civil War. While still enslaved, outlaws stole George and his mother Mary from Moses Carver. A Union scout found George and returned him to the Carvers.