• Boy Carver Statue by Robert Amendola

    George Washington Carver

    National Monument Missouri

Plan Your Visit

Carver Bust
The Carver Bust offers visitors the chance to hear George Washington Carver's voice reciting the poem "Equipment" by Edgar Guest.
Carver Nature Trail

The rustic Carver Nature Trail offers a canopy of different native Missouri trees with lush ground cover.

Be sure to plan at least one hour for an easy hike. For many visitors walking the 3/4-mile Carver Nature Trail is a tranquil experience. One can clearly capture the same enthusiasm young George showed for all of nature.

Did You Know?

William's Pond

This spring fed pond is named after Sarah Carver Williams, Moses Carver's niece. Visitors can see the original foundation of Sarah's spring house. This pond is also home to water mammals, reptiles, fish, and birds. Take a stroll along the bank where George once observed the workings of nature.