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Explore Jimmy Carter's Hometown

Not every town in this country can be recognized as the hometown of a United States President and a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate; however, Plains, Georgia, can. Plains has an interesting history and is proud of its past as well as its present achievements.



Places To Go

  • Plains High School
    Plains High School Visitor Center

    Get information, explore exhibits, watch the park film, visit the bookstore, and more.

  • Chicken standing on wood with trees in background.
    Boyhood Home & Farm

    Visitors can witness firsthand the timeless charm of farm life and the enduring connection to Jimmy Carter's roots.

  • Interior of train depot.
    Plains Train Depot

    Self-guided museum, offering visitors an opportunity to explore the life and political career of Jimmy Carter.


Get Oriented

Last updated: November 28, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

300 North Bond Street
Plains, GA 31780


(229) 824 - 4104
The visitor information desk is staffed from 9 am until 5 pm daily, except for New Year's Day (January 1), Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day (December 25).

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