Museum Visitors

Museum Visitors

The museum includes photographs and historical memorabilia from the Carter presidency (1977 - 1981).

Archival Research

Archival Research

Archivists can provide reference services for the unique historical material available for research in the Library's holdings.

Educator and Kids

Educators/Kids

Quality educational materials and experiences for students, educators, and the public.

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum in Atlanta, Georgia houses U.S. President Jimmy Carter's papers and other material relating to the Carter Administration and the Carter family's life.

EVENTS & EXHIBITS

    • “Countdown to Zero: Defeating Disease”
      Exhibit January 11, 2017-December 16, 2017

      Only one human disease, smallpox, has ever been eradicated. But soon a second infection will join the list: Guinea worm disease, a painful and debilitating condition caused by the Guinea worm—known to many as the “fiery serpent”. There is no medicine to cure Guinea worm disease and no vaccine to prevent it. Yet it can be stopped. This exhibition shows the heroic efforts throughout history to eradicate, eliminate, and control disease, including the Carter Center-led campaign to wipe out Guinea worm.

    • Celeste Headlee - “We Need To Talk”
      Author Programs September 19, 2017

      Lecture/Booksigning

      Carter Presidential Library & Museum Theater

      Free and Open to the Public

      Whether you are struggling to communicate with your kid’s teacher at school, an employee at work, or the people you love the most—talk show host Celeste Headlee offers smart strategies to help us all have conversations that matter.

    • Jimmy Webb - “The Cake and the Rain: A Memoir”
      Author Programs September 20, 2017

      Lecture/Booksigning

      Carter Center’s Cecil B. Day Chapel

      Free and Open to the Public

      Jimmy Webb’s words have been sung to his music by a rich and deep roster of pop artists, including Glen Campbell, Art Garfunkel, Frank Sinatra, Donna Summer and Linda Ronstadt. He’s the only artist ever to win Grammy Awards for music, lyrics, and orchestration, and his chart-topping career has, so far, lasted fifty years, most recently with a Kanye West rap hit and a new classical nocturne.

      Now, in his first memoir, Webb delivers a snapshot of his life from 1955 to 1970, from simple and sere Oklahoma to fast and fantastical Los Angeles, from the crucible of his family to the top of his longed-for profession.

NEWS RELEASES

August 16, 2017

African-Americans Serving the President

July 17, 2017

Upcoming Authors

May 30, 2017

The General's Niece

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