Not Just The Peanut Man

The young child known as the "Plant Doctor" tended his secret garden while observing the day-to-day operations of a 19th century farm. Nature and nurture ultimately influenced George on his quest for education to becoming a renowned agricultural scientist, educator, and humanitarian.

Boy Carver Statue, sculpted by Robert Amendola in 1960.

Carver Trail

The one-mile, self-guiding loop leads you into woodlands, across streams, and along a tallgrass prairie restoration area.

Entrance signs that reads George Washington Carver National Monument

Welcome to the park!

Welcome to George Washington Carver National Monument.

Five men gathered around at a memorial stone at the 1953 dedication of the park.

2019 Schedule of Park Special Events

Come join us in 2019 for our outstanding Special Events.

Picture of people riding in the wagon through a prairie.

Calendar of Activites

You are encouraged to visit the park and experience the many excellent programs and activities that are available.

Last updated: January 27, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

5646 Carver Road
Diamond, MO 64840

Phone:

417.325.4151

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