I listed this as part of my traveling destinations in the Carter Historic Site. If you miss this, you have missed part of the most important part of the trip to Plains
Provides a look into life on a farm in post depression times from the boyhood home of a former President of The United States to the many farm buildings and tools that he grew up around. Enjoyed the look into the early life of what would become a future US President and get a feel of the things that influenced... More
This is one of my favorite places ive been to in the past few years. The farm is great and spacious with lots of displays. Live animals still roam the farm. The farm staffs house is still located on the grounds. This place is great for learning.
Once again most kiddies in SW Ga love Jimmy when they learn about him in school and love to go to Plains.
It was a very hot day when I visited the farm. Suggest having several bottles of water with you. The farm is nice. You can tour at your own pace. It is a bit spread out so plan accordingly. It's an enjoyable outing. Do see it.
We go to Florida every few years. Each year going down I 75 we see signs for Plains, GA. We always say we should stop but never do. Well this is the year we did. We visited the old High School which is now a muesum and the old rail station converted into his campaign headquarters. But the best stop... More
This serene, peaceful property was my favorite place to visit. It's a Sears catalog house. No electricy or running water in the early days, then they added a windmill and a bathroom. Lovely restoration job makes you want to move out there--well, maybe adding a window AC unit! Barn, outbuildings, garden, lovely to walk around. Wear sneakers not flip-flops or... More
This was our 2nd visit to Plains and were able to do the guided tour of the Carter boyhood farm this time. I highly recommend this if you are in the area. The guides always have personal comments and stories that you would not hear if you didn't take time for this. There are also descriptions and stories that play... More
If you own or manage Carter Farm, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.Manage your listing