• The front of the Carver Museum with a bust of Dr. Carver

    Tuskegee Institute

    National Historic Site Alabama

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  • Carver Museum Reopening Date-- The Oaks Open for Tours

    The Carver Museum is now open Monday - Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST. Oaks tours continue to be 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

Operating Hours & Seasons

Operating Hours & Seasons


The park is open Monday-Saturday, 9:00am to 4:30pm. It is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. The George Washington Carver Museum is currently closed for renovations. The museum will open on April 4, 2014.

Did You Know?

GW Carver portrait

George Washington Carver was invited to Tuskegee in 1896 by Booker T. Washington to become head of the newly-formed Agriculture Department.