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.

A cast concrete bust of George Washington Carver, depicted as an older man wearing a suit and tie.

Plan Your Visit

Cast concrete bust of George Washington Carver by Audrey Corwin in 1952.

Entrance signs that reads George Washington Carver National Monument

Welcome to the park!

Welcome to George Washington Carver National Monument.

A man playing a guitar at a park special event.

2020 Schedule of Park Special Events

Come join us in 2020 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: June 16, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

5646 Carver Road
Diamond, MO 64840



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