Weather in Southwest Georgia can change in the blink of an eye during the summer months. Thunderstorms and high temperatures can make it unpleasant for visitors. Check the local forecast and dress appropriately.
The Jimmy Carter National Historic Site is fee free. - $0.00
The Jimmy Carter National Historic Site consists of three locations: Plains High School Visitor Center, Plains Depot, and The Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm. All locations are fee free.
President and Mrs. Carter each studied and graduated from Plains High School. President Carter in 1941 as Salutatorian of his class, and Mrs. Carter graduated Valedictorian of her class in 1944. Access to Plains High School for the mobility impaired is by the ramp accessed from the back parking lot. Hearing impaired and vision impaired individuals may ask for assistance at the front desk.