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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
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+1 334-727-3200
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"amazing man"
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"george washington carver"
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"sweet potato"
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"his inventions"
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"american hero"
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"national historic site"
in 4 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 2 reviews
"the national park service website"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful campus"
in 2 reviews
"oaks"
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"broker"
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"teacher"
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"institute"
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"information"
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

What a gem! A museum rich with history, artifacts and humbling stories of hard work, curiosity, aspiration, invention and generosity. Just the right size to learn a lot, but be manageable for a traveler. And it's a treat to be on the campus of the...More

Thank SightseeingGal
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Here is the story of an American hero worth learning about! A man that didn’t have a bad bone in his body! They did a nice job in acquiring some of his personal belongings to share! Learn about him also as a person

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We came through on Easter Sunday and absolutely nothing was open. Gates were padlocked. We did walk around and see what we could, but really hard to assess without actually entering anything. I suspect it would have been interesting.

Thank SCDad
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I had read about Washington Carver's practical genius, inventions and how he contributed to educating local farmers and try to lift them out of poverty. The museum is compact but full with artifacts and exhibits that illustrate his legacy and how his inventions are still...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Both my wife and I remember reading about Mr. Carver when we were in elementary school. It was interesting to visit the museum dedicated to his work and see the artifacts stored there, He lived in a segregated world and showed folks how to achieve...More

Thank Kevin032452
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

No signs in town directing you to it. Followed google maps around and around the winding campus always leading us back to closed roads. Parking passes needed so no where to park and wander on foot. We parked across the street in the lot of...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

We studied Mr. Carver in high school but it was dry and uninteresting. This museum dedicated to him and all the wonderful things he did and discovered made him come alive. I only wish I were half as smart as he was. We came here...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I knew a lot about George Washington Carver, BUT LEARNED SO MUCH MORE ABOUT HIM at this wonderful Museum.

Thank laurelboo
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Though a bit confusing to find using my WAZE Navigation App, once I did arrive on campus, a nice gentleman gave me directions to the museum. What an awesome exhibit! So many things invented by this master of the peanut!

Thank Joe J
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

George Washington Carver...I'm so glad our hosts recommended this place. Turned out to be a highlight of our trip. We knew very little about him before we went and left having learned of a giant among men. What an inspiring story. Don't miss the film...More

Thank Giggy
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At least an Hour to take in the movie and walk the museum
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