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Booker T. Washington National Monument

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Booker T. Washington National Monument commemorates the life of this famous educator, writer, orator and presidential advisor. Exhibits, films, farm, tours and special events tell of his remarkable rise from enslavement to being one of the most influential, but controversial, African Americans of his time. FREE Admission! Group Tour Services: Curriculum-based education programs for K-12 Guided tours for tour groups with reservations. Can work with groups on special program requests.

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  • Directions: The park is located in Franklin County, VA, 16 miles northeast of Rocky Mount, VA via VA 40E and VA 122N; 25 miles southeast of Roanoke, VA via US 220S, VA 40E, and VA 122N; and 50 miles southwest of Lynchburg, VA via US 460W and VA 122S.
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  • Monday Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Tuesday Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Thursday Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Friday Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Saturday Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Sunday Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Holidays Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, & New Year's Day
  • Admission Rates: Free
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes - restrooms, parking, trail to historic area
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Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom Gospel Event at Booker T. Washington National Monument

Booker T. Washington National Monument
12130 Booker T. Washington Hwy
Hardy, VA 24101
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Junior Ranger Month at Booker T. Washington National Monument

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12130 Booker T. Washington Hwy
Hardy, VA 24101
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Eco-Camp Saturdays at Booker T. Washington National Monument

Recurring weekly on Saturday until Booker T. Washington National Monument
12130 Booker T. Washington Highway
Hardy, VA 24101
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"Can You Dig It" Archaeology Program at Booker T. Washington National Monument

Booker T. Washington National Monument
12130 Booker T. Washington Highway
Hardy, VA 24101
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Harvest Time Festival At Booker T. Washington National Monument

Booker T. Washington National Monument
12130 Booker T. Washington Hwy
Hardy, VA 24101
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The Coming of the Big Times: A Booker T. Washington Christmas

Booker T. Washington National Monument
12130 Booker T. Washington Highway
Hardy, VA 24101
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