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Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum

History Museum, Art Gallery, and Park
Poncey-Highland, Atlanta
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  • Brian S.
    ""A Day in the Life of the President" exhibit was beautifully done."(7 Tips)
    Charlsie 🍡
    "gardens are one of the quietest places in all of the city"(3 Tips)
    Wilson T.
    "Living history & beautiful gardens - a joy"(2 Tips)
    Explore Georgia
    "national traveling exhibits"(7 Tips)
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  • HISTORY
    HISTORYApril 19, 2010
    The library was opened on Carter's 62nd birthday in 1986. It hosts special exhibits like Carter's Nobel Peace Prize & a full-scale replica of the Oval Office, including a copy of the Resolute Desk.
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
    EPA's Documerica Returns Traveling Exhibit will be on display at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum Sept. 24-25. Learn about the exhibit and our State of the Environment Photo Project. Read more
    Upvoted Jun 20
  • Charlsie 🍡
    Charlsie 🍡June 25, 2013
    The gardens are one of the quietest places in all of the city - a true hide away with a great view of midtown if you find just the right spot.
  • Explore Georgia
    Explore GeorgiaFebruary 12, 2013
    This Museum features national traveling exhibits and the permanent exhibits that highlight Carter's early years, life at the White House, wonderful state gifts and key issues of the Carter Presidency.
  • Mick H.
    Mick H.December 31, 2012
    There's usually a good selection of book signings/lectures held at the museum.
  • Atlanta
    AtlantaAugust 16, 2010
    Walk into an exact replica of the Oval Office, see state gifts & special exhibits, & trace President Carter's life from his 6th grade reportcard to the actual Nobel Peace Prize awarded to him in 2002. Read more
  • Fabio
    FabioOctober 19, 2013
    Love the place been here many times. Puts Prez Carter in a real perspective outside bad press.
  • ed p.
    ed petersonMay 2, 2015
    The spectacular grounds are worth a visit in their own right
  • Oakland Cemetery
    Oakland CemeteryNovember 3, 2010
    This piece of land used to be the site of the Augustus Hurt Plantation. During the Battle of Atlanta in July 1864, Union General Sherman used the plantation home as his headquarters. Read more
  • Aaron C.
    Aaron CruzJuly 24, 2013
    Learn about the 39th President of the United States and checkout all the greenery surrounding in the Poncey-Highland neighborhood.
  • Brian S.
    Brian SpearsDecember 20, 2014
    "A Day in the Life of the President" exhibit was beautifully done. Watch it twice.
  • Erin D.
    Erin DouglasMay 13, 2013
    Beautiful area with plenty of information on his presidency!
  • Wilson T.
    Wilson TrivinoMarch 18, 2015
    Living history & beautiful gardens - a joy
  • Kevin P.
    Kevin PatilloDecember 22, 2014
    Took the whole family here for an amazing day!
  • Jordan R.
    Jordan RaynorOctober 27, 2012
    It's not easy to figure out the parking here. Kind of like his presidency.
  • Presidential Libraries
    Presidential LibrariesFebruary 2, 2011
    There are two theatres and a chapel at the Carter Center.
  • Jordan R.
    Jordan RaynorOctober 27, 2012
    Best part? President Bartlet narrates everything.
  • Taylor H.
    Taylor HigginsJuly 11, 2015
    Speeches archives!!!
  • Mario D.
    Mario DiazApril 18
    This place is awesome
  • Mahmood Z.
    Mahmood ZOctober 7, 2012
    Library the brain of community
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