• Boy Carver Statue by Robert Amendola

    George Washington Carver

    National Monument Missouri

Maps

Area Map

This map shows George Washington Carver National Monument and surrounding communities.

 

Park Map

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?

Prairie Rose

Wildflowers are a spectacular sight at the park during the spring and summer. Prairie rose, purple coneflower, black-eyed susan, and yarrow are just a few of the many native species found here that would have inspired young George.