This map shows George Washington Carver National Monument and surrounding communities.
George Washington Carver's boyhood home consists of rolling hills, woodlands, and prairies. The 240 acre park has a visitor center, theater, museum, an interactive exhibit area for kids, and a 3/4 mile nature trail. The cultural setting includes the 1881 Historic Moses Carver house and the Carver family cemetery.
Did You Know?
When his career flourished George Washington Carver was sought after for interviews and speaking engagements. He never desired fame or fortune but wanted to be of service to all of humankind. George Washington Carver died on January 5, 1943.