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Georgia Visitor Information Center - Plains

1763 U.S. Hwy. 280, Plains, GA 31780
+1 229-824-7477
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The State Welcome Center is the best place to start on your Plains visit. The staff ROCKS!!! They... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
EcoCoolJill
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Plains, Georgia
via mobile
Trip south

Stopped here a and found out a lot of information on the Plains area. Got a mask of attractions... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
Kurt R
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DeKalb, Illinois
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Official source for information on everything there is to do and see around Georgia.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
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  • Terrible2%
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1763 U.S. Hwy. 280, Plains, GA 31780
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+1 229-824-7477
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The State Welcome Center is the best place to start on your Plains visit. The staff ROCKS!!! They know everything about Plains , The President and First Lady and the area. They have ideas and maps, that’s all you need! Oh ,plus clean bathrooms!!!!

1  Thank EcoCoolJill
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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here a and found out a lot of information on the Plains area. Got a mask of attractions that was easy to follow. Staff was great.

Thank Kurt R
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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Our in the middle of no where but worth a stop. Staff very friendly and taught us a few things about the area

Thank Kathy G
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

Typical visitor center with good local information and knowledgeable staff. Small gift shop and good location/access on way into town.

Thank L4984JOjeffreys
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

If you're looking for information about Americus and Plains, this isn't the best spot. But if you want to continue on to Callaway Gardens or to see a large map about the Native American sites of Georgia, this is excellent.

Thank Carrie C
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

We stopped here first for information about Plains before going into the town. The lady that assisted us was pleasant and most helpful. She gave us a map and explained what was available to see in the area, and what we should focus on as...More

Thank Mimivfl73
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

A pretty little information center with all types of booklets and brochures. The lady at the desk was warm and friendly. The little packets of complimentary peanuts were a welcome treat.

1  Thank Maggie Mead
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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting! Would love to have a picnic here! Amy was very helpful in assisting us in planning our trip to all things Jimmy Carter! Lots of brochures available!

1  Thank Carol E
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

Great Place to stop before entering Plains, Nice Landscape, clean restrooms, lot's of information, very friendly people

1  Thank Calvin L
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Reviewed March 12, 2017

This place is stocked with brochures and pamphlets of points of interest in the area. The person at the desk was welcoming and informative.

1  Thank Sharon L
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