Historic High Country / Acworth

George Washington Carver Park

3900 Bartow Carver Rd.
Acworth, GA 30102

770-387-1357
  • George Washington Carver Park on Allatoona Lake near Cartersville GA

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  • George Washington Carver Park on Allatoona Lake near Cartersville

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  • George Washington Carver Park on Lake Allatoona near Cartersville

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  • Blue sky meetings at its best at George Washington Carver Park on Allatoona Lake near Cartersville GA

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  • George Washington Carver Park's Lakeside Indoor Pavilion welcomes groups of 200 or less

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Established in 1950 on Allatoona Lake as Georgia's First State Park for African Americans, this historic site now welcomes all to its beach and indoor special events pavilion. The Beach is open Memorial Day-September; boat launch open year-round; Indoor special event pavilion available for rent year-round.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Park Fee per vehicle $5.00

    Activities

    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch

    Meeting Facilities

    Parking on Site

    Picnic Area

    Picnic Shelter

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Handicapped Accessible (Limited)

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    75

    Payment Options

    American Express

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    Mastercard

    Visa

    Special Tags

    Civil Rights

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • George Washington Carver Park Memories Day

    George Washington Carver Park Memories Day

    02/24/2018 - 02/24/2018

    This annual celebration recalls the fond memories created by many families across the southeast at Georgia's first state park for African Americans, established in 1950 on Allatoona Lake near Cartersville. The public is invited to see new renovations and historic interpretation made possible by grants from Explore Georgia Tourism, as well as share their photographs and memorabilia from early days at The Beach. This year's celebration will also feature the African American Quilt Project led by... read more

Meeting Rooms

  • Name Dimensions Ceiling Ht Sq. Feet Banquet Cap. Theater Cap. Classroom Cap. U-Shaped Cap. Exhibit Cap. Conference Cap. Reception Cap.
    The Pavilion at George Washington Carver Park 47 x 60 12 ft vaulted 2800.0 225 - - - - - 275