Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, Plains

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  • After listening to Jimmy Carter's book "An Hour Before Daylight" on CD, I was very excited to go and see his childhood home in person. Also, IT IS FREE!!! I enjoyed the visitor center in the old schoo...  more »
  • Coordinated a visit of nearly 100 guests to the Carter site, including a bus tour of the town, with a walking tour of the farm out at Archery. Experts (Park Rangers) provided insight into the early li...  more »
  • Traveled to the JCNP and found it to be informative and well persevered. Great lesson in history. His boyhood hood is open to walk through on a working farm. Awesome. Loved the store next door to the ...  more »
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  • Wonderful experience. Toured the school with my dad who graduated from there in 1966. He knows more about the history there than the national park service unfortunately.
  • Love learning the rich history of Jimmy Carter. Would be great for young and old alike. Staff was helpful and friendly. There is a small souviner shop inside and a stamp for your history passport.
  • Great living history site. Met Mr & Mrs Carter, part of our bucket list. really enjoyed the experience. Wonderful people.
  • Enjoyed the family farm and the depot. Park Service does a great job.
  • Very informative and well maintained site. Plains has many tourists attractions for a great day trip.

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