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Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm

402 Old Plains Hwy, Plains, GA 31780
+1 229-824-4104
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Great Walking Tour

See the old farm house that our 39th President lived in. A great visit filled with history. See the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Ray D
Largo, Florida
via mobile
One-third of historic site

The farm is one part of the national historic site. It has been restored to looks as much as... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Northern California
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402 Old Plains Hwy, Plains, GA 31780
+1 229-824-4104
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

See the old farm house that our 39th President lived in. A great visit filled with history. See the peanuts, and pecans growing. Great for kids or adults.

Thank Ray D
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The farm is one part of the national historic site. It has been restored to looks as much as possible like it did when Carter was growing up, and the farm includes many animals. This is not a good place for a visit on a...More

Thank Sc00byD00byD00
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We really enjoyed seeing this boyhood home of Jimmy Carter. It is not furnished with items from his family, but rather things characteristic of that time period. Very interesting nonetheless. There is a button you can push to hear a recording of the former president...More

Thank Mimivfl73
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The well cared for original home of the carter family. A great look back at Carter's humble beginnings.

Thank char1scott
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The farm is a national park historic site.......and is very well kept. When you arrive, you are greeted by a host that hands you some literature and explains the farm and directs you on the walk way....you see some of the farm animals that reside...More

Thank Winnebago2010
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on Sunday to work on Junior Ranger Badge. Neat place to see but will remember our gnat spray before going back.

Thank micahkimler
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The farm where President Carter grew up is located just outside of town. It is well maintained and has many interesting photos and memorabilia.

Thank Maggie Mead
Reviewed 12 May 2017

From the house to the walking trails it is a nice little self guided tour. It does have some audio in one of the buildings telling about his boyhood. It is was very interesting. He worked hard but he spoke fondly of his childhood and...More

Thank risher70
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Located a few miles outside town, this is the farm where President Carter grew up. It is run by the NPS, but is a self-guided tour. There are restrooms, but no visitor center. The house is interesting to go through. In several rooms, there is...More

Thank PhoenixRobin
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Gives a good look at what farming life was like in rural Georgia and how that influenced Pres. Carter's life.

Thank ksb30188
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