George Washington Carver National Monument, Missouri Camping & Hiking

George Washington Carver National Monument Image Gallery

Directions

From I-44 Westbound: Take exit 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.

Phone

(417) 325-4151

Activities

HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, PICNICKING

Camping Reservations

Reserve your campsite at these camping areas:

Missouri Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

Missouri Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Missouri Recreation Areas

George Washington Carver National Monument Official Website

George Washington Carver National Monument Map

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.