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Carter Center

453 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30307
+1 404-420-5100
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This presidential library is very visitor friendly and really gives you insight into a difficult... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jesse1
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West Palm Beach
carter center

it was good information about his time in office. presented his office in an interesting line of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sue H
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Museum honoring former U.S. President Jimmy Carter.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“oval office” (10 reviews)
“his life” (9 reviews)
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453 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30307
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+1 404-420-5100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This presidential library is very visitor friendly and really gives you insight into a difficult period in American history. Ample parking and well done exhibits make this a must visit if you have time.

Thank Jesse1
Reviewed 1 week ago

it was good information about his time in office. presented his office in an interesting line of order of the times. good info about the hostage crises, the panama canal turn over, and peace efforts. lots of info about all his good works around the...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Knew very little about president Carter before our visit and left with a good appreciation for this former president. Very nice museum and grounds. A lot to look through, if you are the type that likes to read through and look at every single exhibit,...More

Thank Manny A
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Our group spent 1.5 hours there, but could have done more if we had the time. The temporary exhibit (until Dec 15) on illnesses had displays on many sicknesses (many of which I had never heard of) and how they are being treated with the...More

Thank fuzzyfred
Reviewed 1 November 2017

My wife and I both learned a lot about President Carter and his family. Both in the White House and then later being a great ambassador for the United States. I just didn't know how much they were involved in many aspects of our society...More

Thank IverJohnson
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Mueseum and the Carter Center is so interesting and full of National History. Most people have no idea how the Carter's have done so much to make the entire world a better place. Could have spent the whole day there looking...More

Thank garybJ9833OF
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The layout of the Jimmy Carter Center is very well done, as are the various historical tributes to Jimmy Carter's Presidency, both good and even some bad. He was and continues to be a great human being, helping people in need throughout the world. The...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Awesome collection of Carter memorabilia and the story of his life. It was a magnificent place to visit. The gardens outside are pretty too. Nice staff. Good gift shop.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 20 August 2017 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

1  Thank barbaust
Reviewed 20 July 2017

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
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Rosehochman
24 September 2017|
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Response from R3890TTlisap | Reviewed this property |
I am not one to linger in these museums, but I am also not one who runs through. I think 2 hours is a good amount of time here. I really enjoyed it.
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Jean4819
16 September 2015|
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Response from R3890TTlisap | Reviewed this property |
HIGHLAND INN. Not fancy, but I definitely enjoyed my stay. It's an older property with a resident black cat. It's eclectic and I loved it. The location is great--I could walk to many places for eating, etc., and probably... 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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