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A different era.

Going back in time to get a view of old time school and also Jimmy Carters political life, very... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2012
kjerringa
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Americus, Georgia
SO much more than I expected!

I truly didn't expect to spend more than 30 minutes cruising through the town of Plains...just a... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2012
Helen B
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Ferdinnd, IN
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Jimmy Carter's old high school is now a museum dedicated to the 39th President.
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Reviewed 14 April 2012

Going back in time to get a view of old time school and also Jimmy Carters political life, very interestning.

1  Thank kjerringa
Reviewed 29 March 2012

I truly didn't expect to spend more than 30 minutes cruising through the town of Plains...just a short detour off the Interstate on my way North from Florida. Was absolutely floored at the terrific scope of the museum at Plains High School, the wonderful documentary...More

1  Thank Helen B
Reviewed 3 March 2012

The videos were our favorite part. A look into schools of the past.

1  Thank kkalto
Reviewed 26 February 2012

The school is now the visitor center for the site. The first floor is open and showcases items like his Nobel Peace Prize and official Presidential Portrait. Well worth the stop if you are in Plains!

1  Thank RKordziel
Reviewed 12 February 2012

We always enjoy spending time at this historic school and learning more about President Carter's early life.

1  Thank Jan67St_Augustine
Reviewed 16 January 2012

It was free and we could look around at our leisure

1  Thank Vicki W
Reviewed 20 December 2011

This is the old Plains High School where Mr and Mrs. Carter once attended. It is now a historic site, with all sort of memorabilia but is also used for community functions. We went to the evening Christmas Community Sing, and had the best time.

1  Thank Travelingteam2011
Reviewed 20 July 2011

As a Georgian, Jimmy Carter has been a great person whom I have long admired. So going to Plains was a trip that I long relished. But my expectations were greatly overwhelmed by what I saw and experienced. My first stop was at the local...More

1  Thank zablob
Reviewed 16 May 2011

The School was a trip down memory lane for some and for others it an experience that should not be overlooked. While roaming the halls of this school I kept stopping and wondering what memories lie in those halls. This is a great attraction that...More

1  Thank buklp6
Reviewed 16 July 2008

While not a President Jimmy Carter fan (although I'm an ex-president Jimmy Carter fan) I enjoyed the museum and the small town of Plains. Plains is in the "middle of nowhere" but well worth the detour. We visited in early July, 2008 and it was...More

1  Thank SPAflyer
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