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

    • October 1: Colors of Peace Family Day
      Special EventsExhibit October 1, 2022-October 2, 2022

      Colors of Peace Family Day
      Saturday, Oct. 1, 12:00 - 4:00 pm
      Exhibition Opening and President Carter’s 98th birthday!

      Lobby Activities are Free. Museum Admission on Oct. 1: Children 16 and under FREE. Everyone else $0.98 in honor of President Carter's 98th birthday.

      Join us on Saturday, October 1 to celebrate the opening of the exhibition “The Colors of Peace: President Carter’s Vision Through the Art of Children,” create peace-themed art works to hang in the show, send a birthday card to President Carter, and help us cover the windows and sidewalks with your visions of peace.

      Activities:
      Create your own work to add to the exhibit
      Create a birthday card for President Carter
      Sidewalk chalk, Window painting
      Balloon twisting, Face painting
      Scavenger Hunt, Music

      Details on Facebook and Eventbrite

      Image by third grade students at Atlanta International School, USA

    • Exhibit: The Colors of Peace - President Carter’s Vision through the Art of Children
      Exhibit October 1, 2022-January 31, 2023

      Ongoing: October 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

      Bringing together 270+ artworks created by children from around the world, the exhibition is a celebration of the work of International Paint Pals and its peace-driven mission. Founded in 1995 as part of the Carter Center’s Atlanta Project, International Paint Pals started as a community arts initiative in south Atlanta. Since then, the organization has grown to work with over 200,000 children in more than 125 countries. Combining a simple pledge – “for the rest of my life, I promise to do everything I can to bring peace into our world” – and the creativity and imagination of children of all ages, the organization and the work it supports is a grassroots realization of one of former President Jimmy Carter’s initiatives, waging peace. This exhibition is also a call to action for visitors to be inspired by the artworks and to create and share their own.

      Image by third grade students at Atlanta International School, USA

    • Cocktails & Civics:A Toast to Jimmy Carter’s 98 Years
      September 19, 2022-October 6, 2022

      Event: "Cocktails & Civics:A Toast to Jimmy Carter’s 98 Years"

      Date: Thursday, October 6

      Time: 6:30 pm

      Location: Jimmy Carter Presidential Museum


       

      Join the Carter Presidential Library & Museum, Made By Us, and Atlanta History Center for a fun-filled night as we celebrate our 39th President’s 98th birthday in style. While President Carter will not be in attendance, we’ll provide postcards and the opportunity to record video messages to send our warmest birthday wishes to President Carter down in Plains, GA after the event. Guests are also invited to participate in a fun game of civics-themed trivia to mark the occasion.  This event is free, with drinks and food available for purchase. Details and registration HERE


       

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