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Carter Center

453 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30307
+1 404-420-5100
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We really enjoyed it

We try to see all the presidential libraries as we travel. We both respect President Jimmy Carter... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
barbaust
via mobile
Carter Center = Compassion

The Carter Center is a tribute to it's namesake, President Jimmy Carter. They have several... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
SwissyFaye
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Museum honoring former U.S. President Jimmy Carter.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:45
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453 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30307
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+1 404-420-5100
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We try to see all the presidential libraries as we travel. We both respect President Jimmy Carter & wanted to see his library. He actual library is off limits but the Carter Center houses his mementoes from his life. Some say he wasn't a good...More

Thank barbaust
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Carter Center is a tribute to it's namesake, President Jimmy Carter. They have several different exhibits & tours available, all are very interesting! They also have beautifully manicured grounds, that would be perfect for a picnic or stroll.

1  Thank SwissyFaye
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is the 8th Presidential Library we have visited. Regardless of your politics, you should visit every one of the 13 libraries/museums that our now open. This was probably the prettiest as far as the grounds. However, the visit inspired me to learn and appreciate...More

Thank Scwhite9
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We visited the carter center and truly enjoyed the visit. The setting is exactly reflective of the man himself, set in a peaceful garden with lots of trees and reflective of the tranquillity of the mission. Loved it and would donate to it.

Thank Afiefah O
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Please try and visit this uplifting special working complex. It is very large with a separate theater, dinning area, museum, and research facility, among other things. The setting just couldn't be more lovely with rolling hills, landscaped parking areas, quiet ambience for a thriving center...More

Thank seb36
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The new exhibit about the many diseases around the world the Carter Center focuses upon is particularly interesting.

Thank boltonvol
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Do not miss the Carter Center. It is part of our American history. Enjoyed every part of it. I had forgotten that Mrs. Carter had been so active.

Thank glthomas2501
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I thought overall very well done. Good historical review both in film and in some of the curation. Lots of focus on early life, the Navy etc which I found fascinating. I really enjoyed the Camp David Accord area and learned a lot about Carter's...More

Thank Dana P
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I've never been to a presidential library and didn't know what to expect. The work of the Carter Center is impressive. It's likely President Carter has accomplished much more after he left the White House then while he was president. There's little to see in...More

Thank Dan T
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Very disappointing experience. Little interactive opportunities unlike many similar destinations. Save your time for Atlanta's many other tourism options.

Thank Jim J
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Jean4819
16 September 2015|
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Response from a f | Reviewed this property |
Any downtown or midtown hotel is 5-10 minutes away from 10 am to 3pm. Don't drive anywhere before 10am of after 3pm. Rush hour traffic last 4 hours and is terrible. Best values for hotels are off of I-85 near Claimont... More
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Jude473
20 March 2015|
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Response from Redgyone1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Google the jimmycarterlibrary dot gov (can't enter a URL here). It has all the info you need for a visit. Hours vary for the Library, the museum and the Carter Center as well as by day of week. On this site it also... More
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