If you go: Plains, Ga.

February 27
if you go
GETTING THERE

Multiple airlines offer nonstop flights from all three Washington area airports to Atlanta. Plains is about 135 miles from Atlanta.

WHERE TO STAY

Plains Historic Inn & Antiques Mall

106 Main St.

229-824-4517

www.plainsinn.net

Plains’s only accommodations. The bed-and-breakfast inn’s rates begin at $85 per night per room.

Best Western Plus Windsor Hotel

125 Lamar St., Americus

229-924-1555

www.bestwestern.com

Historic Victorian hotel, 10 miles from Plains, built in 1892. Rates from $105 per night.

WHERE TO EAT

Mimmie’s Diner

202 E. Church St.

229-824-5458

Popular local home-cooking restaurant. Meat, two sides and nonalcoholic drink starting at $8 per person.

Buffalo Cafe at the Old Bank

118 Main St.

229-824-4520

Soups, sandwiches and salads. Entrees from $6.

WHAT TO DO

Jimmy Carter National Historic Site

Plains High School Museum and Visitor Center

300 N. Bond St.

229-824-4104

www.nps.gov/jica

Museum and visitor center open daily (except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day) 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Depot Museum open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission and parking at all three sites.

Maranatha Baptist Church

148 Ga. Hwy. 145 N.

229-824-7896

www.mbcplains.org

Web site and telephone recording provide dates for Carter’s teaching schedule.

INFORMATION

www.plainsgeorgia.org

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