Trip Planner:   USA  /  Missouri  /  Diamond  /  Museums  /  George Washington Carver National Monument
George Washington Carver National Monument, Diamond
(4.8/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
George Washington Carver National Monument is located in Diamond. To visit George Washington Carver National Monument and get the most from your holiday in Diamond, create itinerary details personal to you using our Diamond trip itinerary builder.
Create a full Diamond itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Diamond

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Missouri by other users

5 days in Branson BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Memphis, Branson & Tulsa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in O'Fallon & Richmond BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 42 days in United States BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Branson BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 41 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Saint Louis BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Saint Louis BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Saint Louis BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 38 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Born to slaves, GW Carver did not let them hinder his aspirations in life. His masters were kind to him and allowed him some privileges that probably would not have been granted to other slaves, if no...  more »
  • The museum is very well done with many activities for children upstairs. The grounds are nice with a large picnic area. There is a 3/4 mile trail that goes out the to site of the original cabin, the l...  more »
  • Our family really enjoyed this place! We began our visit with a picnic, this was truly one of our favorite picnic spots we have been to! There are approximately a dozen tables spread over a football f...  more »
Google
  • George Washington Carver is a monumental figure in American history, showing how a boy born into slavery could grow to become a scientist, educator, and humanitarian while overcoming enormous obstacles. The visitor center exhibits and film did a great job of communicating his achievements and humanity. The Junior Ranger book was fun and informative, and the rangers and staff were friendly and helpful. Combining this with a visit to Wilson's Creek National Battlefield made for a good day trip from Kansas City.
  • Helpful, friendly staff. Eager to talk about Carver's life and legacy, and about the monument. The gift shop attendant even told me about two other locations related to Carver's life in nearby Neosho, MO.
  • The staff at the G. W. Carver national monument is very welcoming. The visitor center is a 3 story building exhibiting the life and work of Carver. Dont miss a 30 min long inspiring movie about Prof Carver. The trail is a mile long walk which takes you back in a time of George Carver's childhood.
  • Such an amazing piece of history that probably most Americans don't know about.
  • Wonderful museum. Very interesting and educational.