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Georgia Visitor Information Center - Plains

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Address: 1763 U.S. Hwy. 280, Plains, GA 31780
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+1 229-824-7477
08:30 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 17:30

Official source for information on everything there is to do and see around...

Official source for information on everything there is to do and see around Georgia.

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A Helpful Stop

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... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Maggie Mead
Tampa, Florida
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Tampa, Florida
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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.

Thank Maggie Mead
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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122 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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!

Thank Bellbrat1971
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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147 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

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

Thank Calvin L
Palo Alto, California
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352 reviews
141 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 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.

Thank Sharon L
Hannacroix, New York
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443 reviews
123 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

As part of my Passport stamp walk through the town of Plains, GA, we had to get a stamp here. Friendly, clean restrooms. It is just out of town, and they also have a small museum dedicated to past President Carter. Picked up brochures on things to do in Americus and Andersonville.

Thank Jeannene A
Baltimore, Maryland
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872 reviews
581 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Always a nice place to stop and pick up a map of this small quaint town, rich in history about our 39th president Jimmy Carter, staff are so friendly and nice, definitely worth a look.

Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Florida Panhandle, Florida
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128 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We made a brief stop here to get ideas of places to see on our spontaneous road trip. The ladies were very nice and helpful. We took their advice, saw everything in town and had a great time.

1 Thank Nancy E
Lake Wales, Florida
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86 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We stopped here first to get some information about Plains, Ga-- lady was very helpful- gave us maps- told us highlights of attractions we should do while in the area

Thank barbiewalker72
Wilmington, North Carolina
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

What a wonderful and informative place! The perfect start to your trip. The lady in charge is so friendly and helpful. I wanted a picture with a cut out they have of President Cárter and she said he was taller than that and showed me where his height is marked, then she got behind the cut out and lifted it... More 

Thank jbordo1
Asheville, North Carolina
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110 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

... it did. This visitor information center is a must-see destination, which will also help you get the most out of all other tourist locations in Plains. Friendly people, informative displays, beautiful lakeside setting.

Thank clpw1964

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