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.

    • Gale Anne Hurd - “Mankiller: The Documentary Film Celebrating the Life of Wilma Mankiller”
      Author Programs September 28, 2017

      Screening/Discussion

      Carter Presidential Library & Museum Theater

      Free and Open to the Public

      The first woman to be elected Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation. This film examines the legacy of the formidable Wilma Mankiller, who defied all odds to become one of the most influential and successful leaders in the United States, serving three terms as the Cherokee Nation’s Principal Chief. A discussion with the film’s producer will follow the screening.

    • Denise Kiernan - “The Last Castle”
      Author Programs October 2, 2017

      Lecture/Booksigning

      Carter Presidential Library & Museum Theater

      Free and Open to the Public

      This is the fascinating true story behind the magnificent Gilded Age mansion Biltmore—the largest, grandest residence ever built in the United States.The story of Biltmore spans World Wars, the Jazz Age, the Depression, and generations of the famous Vanderbilt family, and features a captivating cast of real-life characters. “The Last Castle” is the unique American story of how the largest house in America flourished, faltered, and ultimately endured to this day.

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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