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George Washington Carver Museum

On the Campus of Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL
+1 334-727-3200
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On the Campus of Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL
+1 334-727-3200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were the only ones in the museum as the university was on break. We enjoyed the displays and movies and the two young Park Service employees/interns were extremely pleasant, helpful and had a lot of very interesting information to share. It was a highlight...More

1  Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were planning to visit the museum and traveled a long distance to get to it. We didn't see any signs directing us to the museum so we had to stop and ask a student where the museum was. She directed us past a hotel....More

Thank TravelingWizard
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The museum is part of the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, but is closed for renovations. The Oaks Mansion, Booker T. Washington's house, is open.

Thank PhilR9
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Despite there being no such notice on the website, this museum was closed for renovations. Very disappointing to travel here and be unable to visit.

1  Thank GailBracci
Reviewed 2 February 2017

What is the best way to let travels know that a site is closed indefinitely? I made a visit to this museum in January and found the doors locked with a note that the site was closed indefinitely. Looking through the window I’m not sure...More

2  Thank James M
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Full of African American history. Something to see with the entire family. Beautiful campus, everyone was so nice

Thank Dylan B
Reviewed 5 December 2016

If you want to learn about George Washington Carver, this is the place to go. You can see things he worked with, hear him give a lecture, and see artifacts from his life.

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Didn't take time to go inside because I didn't know it was a museum but the architecture alone is outstanding. I must have taken a dozen pictures from various angles. But, next time, now that I know that it houses a museum, I will certainly...More

Thank romadaro
Reviewed 9 November 2016

There is a 20 minute video that is helpful to see first to understand how Carver got to the Alabama. The exhibits were excellent and you learned a lot about Carver's life, studies, and community work. The exhibits were understandable and this would be an...More

1  Thank LylaHaa
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Visit this museum even if you know about George Washington Carver. What an interesting, complex and accomplished man!

1  Thank WanderingBob2016
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