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.

Attention: Carver Rd. north of the park entrance is closed for bridge replacement.  Use alternate routes. Read More

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.

A photograph of a green and blue logo to promote Missouri National Parks Passport Challenge.

MO National Parks Passport Challenge

Visitors challenged to visit all six national parks in Missouri by end of 2017.

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: October 23, 2017

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Mailing Address:

5646 Carver Road
Diamond, MO 64840



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