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Carter Center

453 Freedom Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1406
+1 404-420-5100
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Don’t believe review saying this is a place for research! IMO they never entered!

Didn’t vote for him. Always knew he was a good man though. Came away thinking I am glad he was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ConstructiveCritic
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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Good Educational Experience

We began to understand president Carter after a visit to this lovely museum and picturesque... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patricia K
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Museum honoring former U.S. President Jimmy Carter.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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453 Freedom Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-1406
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t vote for him. Always knew he was a good man though. Came away thinking I am glad he was President. Even did more afterwards. Been to 4 President’s Libraries....better than most.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We began to understand president Carter after a visit to this lovely museum and picturesque grounds. The admission was reasonable (free for under 16). There were a lot of artifacts from the Carters as well as several informative films.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dedicated to taking on projects no one else wants a great place to visit and see peace making in action.

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

I have visited several U.S. Presidential libraries. The Jimmy Carter Center is quite good. The surrounding grounds are beautifully landscaped and nice to enjoy. The museum has interesting artifacts and provides a good, comprehensive overview of the life and accomplishments of both President Carter and...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

The Carter Center is lovely - the grounds are so well cared for and beautiful. The artwork in the Center is also lovely. Worth a trip!

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

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.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

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
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Reviewed 3 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
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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
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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

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19 February 2018|
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Response from Tim G | Reviewed this property |
Hello Marietta, Adults $8, military, seniors or students with ID $6, children free. Tickets can be purchased onsite or online. Last admission sales time is 4:15pm. I really enjoyed this, allow sufficient time to see all... More
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24 September 2017|
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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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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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