Carver Museum Closed for Renovation -- The Oaks Open for Tours
Starting August 1, 2012, the Carver Museum will be closed for renovation until Fall 2013. Oaks tours are available Monday-Saturday 9:00, 10:30, 1:00, 2:30, and 4:00 CST. Due to the sequester, effective March 10, 2013 the park is closed on Sundays.
Frequently Asked Questions
What year did Tuskegee Institute open its doors for classes?
Who was the first President of Tuskegee Institute?
Are Booker T. Washington and George Washington Carver related?
In what year did George Washington Carver come to Tuskegee?
Did George Washington Carver ever marry?
What is the oldest building on Tuskegee's campus?
How many uses did George Washington Carver discover for the peanut and sweet potato?
In what year did Booker T. Washington pass away?
In what year did George Washington Carver pass away?
What does the name Tuskegee mean?
Did You Know?
Luther H. Foster, the fourth President of Tuskegee Institute, was the glue that held the school together through the turbulent Civil Rights Movement of the 1950's-1960's which had early roots in Tuskegee. In 1957 Gommillion vs. Lightfoot overturned gerrymandering laws in Tuskegee and Macon County.