Rosalynn Smith Carter was born in Georgia Carter, August 18, She married Jimmy Carter July 7, Today, Plains remains a small town with about residents. Agriculture is still important to the area with two peanut warehouses and a peanut shelling plant located in town.
Georgia Carter Cam Show
This southern town remains a special place for President and Mrs. Carter, due to their land, family, and friends. President and Mrs. Carter Georgia Carter live in Plains in the house they built in They also sell drinks, snacks and local souvenirs.
Welcome to Historic Plains, Georgia | Jimmy Carter
Georgia Carter location has a shaded area with picnic tables plus a large pond,ducks,and geese. The Rosalynn Carter Butterfly Trail also is included at this site and includes a beautiful garden featuring plants that provide nectar and host plants for butterflies common in our Georgia Carter. The staff will be happy to assist you with literature about Georgia and can suggest areas around the state you may enjoy visiting. Restrooms and water fountains are also available at this location.
The parking lot is large and perfect for RVs and buses. Plains High School was built in and closed as a public school in Both President and Mrs. Carter attended all Georgia Carter public schooling in this building. After a six-year restoration project, the building has Georgia Carter converted into the main visitor center for the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site.
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The farm where Jimmy Carter lived from until His father, Earl Carter, later sold this farm in Fees No fees are charged for visiting the historic site. Lunch No food or drinks are sold at the historic site.
There are two picnic areas in Plains with tables and restrooms if you would like to bring a picnic lunch. Plains has 2 restaurants located downtown.
Groups need to make lunch reservations at least one week in advance. Souvenirs may also be purchased downtown as well as ice cream, drinks, peanuts, and peanut candies. Bus and RV parking is located in the back parking lot.
The Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm, located 3 miles west Georgia Carter Plains, offers limited car parking next to the Carter childhood home with bus, car and RV parking located in a back parking lot next to the comfort station. The Depot is located downtown and has parking next to the building.
Georgia Carter Plains is located ten miles west of Americus, Georgia. Rosalynn and I and our entire family thank you from the bottom of our hearts.