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Jimmy Carter Library & Museum

441 Freedom Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1496
+1 404-865-7100
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Jimmy Carter Museum

Hotel was on Peachtree so used UBER to go the 2.5 miles to the Jimmy Carter Museum and back. Quick... read more

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jimb13
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Miles City, Montana
Excellent visit on our layover

We had a free afternoon on a long layover between flights. 15-minute ride to the Jimmy Carter... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dave K
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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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 peace and health.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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441 Freedom Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1496
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Reviewed today

Hotel was on Peachtree so used UBER to go the 2.5 miles to the Jimmy Carter Museum and back. Quick and easy. Still have FDR and JFK to do but have now done all the rest on our bucket list. Very interesting and learned a...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a free afternoon on a long layover between flights. 15-minute ride to the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library. We enjoyed a couple hours in the well-presented museum that provides an interesting look at the Carters and that period of US history. The setting is...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The center, which tells the amazing story of Jimmy and Rosalyn Carter, was one of the highlights of our visit to Atlanta. The exhibits and artifacts refreshed our memories of Carter's time in the White House and enlightened us about their lives after the presidency....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A beautiful tribute to President Carter and Roslyn. One of the most impressive aspects of the museum is the recognition of the influence of both President Carter's mother and his wife in his life. Given what is going on in our country today, having time...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've seen bad reviews for this place and I feel like these people must be bitter republicans or something who've never even been because this place was very nice, clean, and informative. Even the outside gardens were so well maintained and the entire area was...More

Thank Diana K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed learning about the Carter presidency along with the tremendous contributions that he and his wife have made to people around the world. Every display along with video clips was well done. Alot of history with his presidency regarding The camp David Accords and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see!! Very well presented history of Jimmy Carter and his presidency. The museum shows the humble beginnings to Naval service to a grassroots campaign to the White House. Then continued service to our country through humanitarian programs. The exhibits and the gifts from...More

Thank Cathey T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a Beautiful Place. It was sooo interesting to learn about the Life of President Jimmy Carter. I have never visited a Presidential Library, so I was VERY impressed with how much I learned about him.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Family and I visited The Jimmy Carter Presidental Library & Museum on our 6 day trip to Atlanta. We stayed at the Barclay Hotel downtown so we had to drive about 10 minutes (2.7 miles) to reach the Museum. The admission Adult $8.00, Senior...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our nation’s presidential libraries/museums are important historical resources. The Carter version is no exception. There is much to learn here, or for older visitors to revisit. The short one-term Carter presidency was a tumultuous time: economic recession, oil industry drama, post-Vietnam hangover, Middle East strife...More

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Sue W
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Response from smoothjazzandmore | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free and easy to get to. Good luck!
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Paula692103
31 March 2018|
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Adult $8.00, Senior (60+) $6.00 Child (0-16) Free
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Response from sjanderson6 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about hotels.... we enjoyed Varsity burger-- fun hamburger stand for local college students. You might want fancier.
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