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George Washington Carver Interpretive Museum

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Interesting display

This center highlights the major contribuitions by George Washington Carver and many other African... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Hy R
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Orlando, FL
Great place to take kids

This is a really worthwhile place to visit with children. Combines a cultural experience with... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
DavidPCB
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Panama City Beach, Florida
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2 Jul 2017
“Interesting display”
17 Apr 2017
“Great place to take kids”
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305 N Foster St, Dothan, AL 36303-4543
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

This center highlights the major contribuitions by George Washington Carver and many other African Americans in the 1800's and 1900's. They also preserved a segregated bathroom from when the building was a Greyhound Bus terminal. Check the hours before you go to make sure they...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Hy R
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a really worthwhile place to visit with children. Combines a cultural experience with interesting facts about peanuts and history of the South. Thoroughly recommend it.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank DavidPCB
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum that highlights the contributions of many African Americans. It should more rightly be called the African American Accomplishments Center. I was looking for the history of George Washington Carver but didn't find it here.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This small museum should be on the "Certificate of Excellence" list. Our docent happened to be the director of the museum and really knew her history. Her stories about the museum as well as those important people mentioned in the museum. The museum might be...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Fred W
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I found the GW Carver Interpretive Museum to be a fantastic place to broaden my knowledge about the world famous Dr. George Washington Carver. The museum staff are extremely knowledgeable and willing to share information about the exhibits. I look forward to returning and encouraging...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Big_Globe_Traveler
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great place to visit with family, groups or personal trips. Museum has a great deal of history, knowledgeable staff and interesting events.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Ciara L
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Visited the George Washington Carver Museum and learned quite a bit! The setup was a bit different than most museums, and it would have been helpful to have had a little guidance in the form of a map (although it is a really small attraction)....More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank yasminemhill
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Went to the GW Carver Museum today, a small museum in the community, nicely put together. It was very interesting. Learned about many African American investors. Viewed a beautiful art exhibition. One piece really stood out to me entitled: Last words, as in last words...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 23 October 2015

A trip through black American history, from slave times until today. Some of the pictures are heart wrenching, a statement of mans inhumanity to man.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Hillbillie12
Reviewed 15 August 2015

I recently visited Dothan, AL and thought I would get to know the town. I had a few hours so I asked the hotel staff to recommend something to do. The GW Carver Interpretive Museum was a place i was told could be worth a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
4  Thank benfen6293
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