Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site

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Facility:Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site
Description:Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site is nestled on the campus of historic Tuskegee University. The site includes the George W. Carver Museum and The Oaks, home of Booker T. Washington.

At the George Washington Carver Museum, exhibits, interpretive programs, a book sales area and two introductory films on George Washington Carver and Booker T. Washington are available without prior reservations. These films are 30 minutes in length and shown upon request.

At the "Oaks," Home of Booker T. Washington, ranger-guided programs are conducted according to daily schedule. Ask for more information at the visitor center/Carver Museum front desk. The tours of the home begin at the Carver Museum.

The campus has been designated as a Historic District. The tour includes buildings that were built by Tuskegee Institute students and designed by Robert R. Taylor, the first African American graduate of MIT. A map of the District is available at the Carver Museum.

Curriculum based programs are available for educational groups. Programs are 2 hours long starting a 9:00am to 11:00am. Programs must be scheduled in advance.
A D D R E S S
Address 1:1212 West Montgomery Road
Address 2:
City:Tuskegee
State/Province:AL
Zip Code:36083
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:Open Daily 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day
Admission:Free
Telephone:(334) 727-3200
Website:Visit Website
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Jackie Penn, Co-op Member
Another great free trip. If you study George Washington Carver, you will definitely want to visit here. Be sure to watch the films and take the tour. The campus is beautiful. Be prepared for some walking.
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