• 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?

Carver Cemetery

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.