(Diamond, MO) – You are invited to attend a special program, Exploring the Museum Collection, which will take place on Sunday, May 22 at 1:00 pm. This free program will be held inside the visitor center at George Washington Carver National Monument.
A park ranger will share information about the museum collection, preservation methods to care for the collection, and how these items help tell the story of George Washington Carver’s life. Selected artifacts will be available for viewing. Attend this program and learn more about the museum collection at this site and how the National Park Service preserves and protects natural and cultural resources.
About George Washington Carver National Monument:
Administered by the National Park Service, an agency of the Department of the Interior, George Washington Carver National Monument preserves the birthplace and childhood home of George Washington Carver, scientist, educator, and humanitarian. Please call the park at 417.325.4151 between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm for further information. Visit our website at www.nps.gov/gwca and Facebook page. The park is located two miles west of Diamond, Missouri, on Highway V, then south ¼ mile on Carver Road.
About the National Park Service:
About the National Park Service. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for the 423 parks in the National Park System and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Visit us at www.nps.gov, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/nationalparkservice, on Twitter at www.twitter.com/natlparkservice, and on YouTube at www.youtube.com/nationalparkservice.
George Washington Carver National Monument