Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, Alabama Recreation Area Info & Images

Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site Image Gallery

Directions

From Atlanta – Follow I-85S towards Montgomery, AL Take Exit 32 and turn left on the overpass onto Pleasant Springs Dr. Travel approximately 2 miles and turn left on Franklin Rd. (Co. Rd. 30). Follow Franklin Rd. for 3 miles to the traffic light. Park headquarters on the left corner..

Phone

(334) 727-3200

Campground Reservations

Alabama Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Alabama Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Alabama Recreation Areas | Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site Official Website | Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site Map

In 1881, Booker T. Washington arrived in Alabama and started building Tuskegee Institute both in reputation and literally brick by brick. He recruited the best and the brightest to come and teach here including George Washington Carver who arrived in 1896. Carver™s innovations in agriculture, especially with peanuts, expanded Tuskegee™s standing throughout the country. The story continues¦.