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Jimmy Carter Library & Museum
Ranked #14 of 292 things to do in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: 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.
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Very well presented history of Jimmy Carter's life as a child, growing up and his presidency as well as after he served as President of the U.S. He and his wife are very giving people and continue to help the poor.

Thank Ronald G
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Reviewed 27 April 2014

Have been to almost all presidential libraries and this one, together with the Clinton one, were the worst. Very arrogant exhibition. Carter takes credit for everything good that happened in the 1980s and 1990s. His good work for global development, however, is undisputed. The surrounding garden is nice though. Would not return to this one.

Thank MHGer2014
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Reviewed 18 April 2014

The grounds are very beautiful but the building could be kept up better! Very well laid out and informative, the mock oval office was great and very accurate!!

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Reviewed 16 April 2014

Been to Jimmy Carter Museum many times since the opening in October 1986, but today Wednesday, 16April 2014, it glowed. Before the spring rain comes pay a visit. A wonderful place to forget the buzz of the city and look at the skyline admid the dogwoods, evergreens, and azaleas. Would love to go on a landscape tour of the Jimmy Carter Center. Great place for an Easter visit. The Koi are huge. It is a birdwatcher's heaven. It is a horticulture treasure. An outdoor place family and friends can enjoy. No fee to see gardens. Also interesting gift shop.

1  Thank ATLguide
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Reviewed 16 April 2014

Took our two granddaughters here on a field trip and it was an excellent addition to their history course they were taking as homeschoolers.

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