• George Washington Carver National Monument

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    National ParksDiamond, MO Recreation

    About Us

    George Washington Carver National Monument is the birthplace & childhood home of George Washington Carver. Established in 1943, it's the first National Park dedicated to an African American.

    Events

    FILM: SEEDS OF SUCCESS
    FILM: SEEDS OF SUCCESS
    • This locally-produced program by Ozarks Public Television is a documentary tribute to acclaimed scientist, inventor and educator George Washington Carver.
    • Sunday Dec 4, 2022
    GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER: A MAN OF GREAT FAITH
    GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER: A MAN OF GREAT FAITH
    • Come hear how George Washington Carver learned to listen to “the Great Creator” when studying nature and science, and how he communed with God in the mornings
    • Saturday Dec 10, 2022
    ASTRONOMY: WONDERS OF THE NIGHT SKY
    ASTRONOMY: WONDERS OF THE NIGHT SKY
    • Come and learn about celestial navigation, star stories, and the effects of light pollution, including an outdoor constellation tour.
    • Saturday Dec 17, 2022
    STRUGGLE FOR EDUCATION
    STRUGGLE FOR EDUCATION
    • Learn more about this and other challenges George Washington Carver faced in his pursuit of a formal education
    • Sunday Dec 18, 2022

    Rep/Contact Info

    Diane Eilenstein
    Supervisory Park Ranger
    Jim Heaney
    Superintendent
    • Phone: (417) 325-4151
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