Basic Information

5646 Carver Road
Diamond, MO 64840

From I-44 Westbound: Take exist 18-A and travel south on Highway 59 to Diamond. Turn west onto Highway V and travel two miles to Carver Road. Travel south ¾ mile to the park entrance. From I-44 Eastbound: Take exit 11-A and travel south on I-49 to Highway V. Turn east onto Highway V and travel five mile to Carver Road. Travel south ¾ mile to the park entrance. From I-49 Northbound: Turn east onto Highway V and travel five miles to Carver Road. Travel south ¾ mile to the park entrance.

George Washington Carver National Monument

The park is open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily with the exception of Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. The park is free of admission charge,

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George Washington Carver National Monument is located in southwestern Missouri just outside of Diamond and about 10 miles from Joplin. Summer temperatures generally range from 75-100 degrees with high humidity. Winter temperatures generally range from 0-50 degrees with periods of intermittent freezing.

Entrance Fees:

No Entrance Fee - $0.00

The park is free of admission charge.

Entrance Passes:

No Entrance Fee - $0.00

The park is free of admission charge.

George Washington Carver National Monument

The visitor center has information, a museum, interactive exhibits about history and science, classrooms for programs on Carver’s life, an observation desk, a film, and bookstore. It is open daily, except Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1.

 

Welcome to George Washington Carver National Monument. Take a look at our park brochure!

Park Brochure (side one)

Park Brochure (side two)

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

5646 Carver Road
Diamond, MO 64840

Phone:

417.325.4151

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