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Virginia
Southwestern Region
Booker T. Washington National Monument
Booker T. Washington National Monument Reconstructed kitchen cabin where Booker T. Washin credits NPS photo
Visit the reconstructed kitchen cabin where Dr. Washington was born
Booker T. Washington National Monument Grapevine arbor credits NPS photo
Grapevine arbor
Booker T. Washington National Monument Jack-O-Lantern Branch Trail creek credits NPS photo
Take a hike on the Jack-O-Lantern Branch Trail next to the creek
Booker T. Washington National Monument School tours at Booker T. Washington National Monu credits NPS photo
Take a tour of the park
Booker T. Washington National Monument Horse barn credits NPS photo
Horse barn on farm
Booker T. Washington National Monument Reconstructed kitchen cabin where Booker T. Washin credits NPS photo
Foggy morning reconstructed kitchen cabin where Booker T. Washington was born
Booker T. Washington National Monument Reconstructed kitchen cabin where Booker T. Washin credits NPS photo
Reconstructed kitchen cabin with herb garden
Booker T. Washington National Monument Corn crib on farm credits NPS photo
Corn crib on farm
Booker T. Washington National Monument Sheep at barn on farm credits NPS photo
Sheep coming out of barn
Booker T. Washington National Monument An Old Virginia Christmas credits NPS photo
Two re-enactors portraying enslaved people sitting in front of fire inside kitchen cabin
Booker T. Washington National Monument Visitor center credits NPS photo
Visitor Center
Booker T. Washington National Monument Statue of Dr. Booker T. Washington at Visitor Cent credits NPS photo
Statue of Dr. Booker T. Washington at Visitor Center
Booker T. Washington National Monument Exhibits on outside of visitor center bathrooms credits NPS photo
Exhibits on outside of visitor center bathrooms
Booker T. Washington National Monument Smokehouse on farm in historic area credits NPS photo
Smokehouse on farm in historic area
Booker T. Washington National Monument Dinner bell in historic area credits NPS photo
Dinner bell in historic area
Booker T. Washington National Monument Trail leading to tobacco barn credits NPS photo
Trail leading to tobacco barn
Booker T. Washington National Monument Tobacco barn with wagon credits NPS photo
Tobacco barn with wagon
Booker T. Washington National Monument Booker T. Washington Elementary School Park Headq credits NPS photo
Booker T. Washington Elementary School Park Headquarters
Booker T. Washington National Monument Fence leading down trail from visitor center to hi credits NPS photo
Fence leading down the trail from the visitor center to the historic area
Booker T. Washington National Monument Reconstructed kitchen cabin where Booker T. Washin credits NPS photo
Visit the reconstructed kitchen cabin where Dr. Washington was born
BOOKER T. WASHINGTON NATIONAL MONUMENT
BOOKER T. WASHINGTON NATIONAL MONUMENT
12130 Booker T Washington Highway
Hardy, Virginia   24101
(lat:37.1196 lon:-79.7317)

Phone: 540-721-2094
Email:
Booker T. Washington was born a slave in April 1856 on the 207-acre farm of James Burroughs. After the Civil War, Washington became the first principal of Tuskegee Normal and Industrial School. Later as an adviser, author and orator, his past would influence his philosophies as the most influential African American of his era. Come explore his birthplace.


Location
Booker T. Washington National Monument is located near Bedford, Moneta and Roanoke


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Area Fishing Related Businesses
Smith Mountain Lake Sporting
16483 Moneta Rd # J
Moneta, VA
(540) 297-7050
Captain's Quarters
16525 Booker T Washington Hwy
Moneta, VA
(540) 721-1175
Indian Pointe Bait & Tackle
2035 Morewood Rd
Hardy, VA
(540) 721-1159
Williams Wholesale Tackle
400 Stewart St
Goodview, VA
(540) 890-6059
Area Cabins and Lodges
Bernard's Landing Resort & Conference Center: Reservations
775 Ashmeade Rd
Moneta, VA
(540) 721-8870
Stripers Landing
1089 Bluewater Dr
Moneta, VA
(540) 721-1229
Mariner's Landng Golf & Lake Community
1037 Whitetail Dr
Huddleston, VA
(540) 297-3200
Bernard's Landing-Cpoa
900 Ashmeade Rd
Moneta, VA
(540) 721-2762
Mariners Landing at Smith Mountain Lake
1037 Whitetail Dr
Huddleston, VA
(540) 297-4900
Nearby Hotels
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Directions
The monument is located on AV 122 (Booker T. Washington Highway), 22 miles southeast of Roanoke, VA. From I-81 take I-581, then U.S. 220 south from Roanoke to VA 122. From the Blule Ridge Parkway take VA 43 south to VA 122. From Lynchburg take U.S. 460 west to VA 122.

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