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Jimmy Carter Library & Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
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A great musem

The Jimmy Carter Library & Museum gives a great understanding of Jimmy Carter and his place in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Barnycanbill
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Melbourne, Australia
A Better Look at the Man!

Impressed with the entire museum and the thorough information shared regarding the Carters. I got... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
GMas9512
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San Jose, California
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The Carter Presidential Library and Museum re-opens October 1, 2009 as an all-new,state-of-the-art museum tracing the life and work of President Jimmy Carter, from his childhood in Plains to the work he and Mrs. Carter do around the world to promote...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Jimmy Carter Library & Museum gives a great understanding of Jimmy Carter and his place in history. It highlights not only his time in the White House, but also his time pre and post his presidency. The work has done since leaving office has...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Impressed with the entire museum and the thorough information shared regarding the Carters. I got a better sense of the man and his principles, how he was determined and willing to make the difficult decisions, and how our citizenry was not ready to make the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a very interesting experience. I didn’t know much about Jimmy Carter before visiting here. The exhibit area is very large and packed full of information and historical artifacts. The highlight was the Oval Office reproduction. Jimmy’s activism regarding civil rights was very impressive...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to a number of the presidential libraries and this one is excellent. Even though he was only in office one term the library is filled with memorabilia and facts. Also shows a large amount of their humanitarian efforts throughout the years. Make sure you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve always respected President Carter for his humanitarian work and his transparent honesty but I never had any idea what an amazing man he is on so many levels. His wife and partner, Rosalyn, is equally impressive. If you want to see what empathy, teamwork,...More

Thank Dru H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are on a Presidential Library kick this year. I liked this PL. Mr. Carter only served 4 years so it delves not only into his presidency but his humanitarian work after office. The PL is not slow and sluggish like a lot of museums....More

Thank sherry2256
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think this is a simple yet very good presentation of Jimmy Carter's presidency. The oval office recreation is interesting as is all the gifts from foreign countries. It is very informative of the 1977-1980 including the issues of the day and how the Carter...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Jimmy Carter Museum began with a short film about his life until he was president. There were multi-media presentation areas about his naval career (including looking in a simulated submarine), his campaign, and his years in office. There was an especially unusual painting with...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely thirty acre facility located just minutes from downtown Atlanta; it is beautifully landscaped and is peaceful and serene. For those of us who experienced the 1960-1990 period, it especially offered a wonderful look back in time. There is abundant parking, a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited several Presidential libraries, some a lot bigger than the Jimmy Carter one but think this is my favourite so far. It gives a real insight to a side of President Carter that as someone from outside of the US was not aware...More

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According to the website, the nearest MARTA station is Inman Park and it's a 25 minute walk. 1.Follow the signs pointing to Inman Park to exit the MARTA station. 2. At street level, turn right and walk to the edge of... More
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Parking is free and easy to get to. Good luck!
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