Multiple airlines offer nonstop flights from all three Washington area airports to Atlanta. Plains is about 135 miles from Atlanta.
Plains Historic Inn & Antiques Mall
106 Main St.
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
Historic Victorian hotel, 10 miles from Plains, built in 1892. Rates from $105 per night.
202 E. Church St.
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.
Soups, sandwiches and salads. Entrees from $6.
Jimmy Carter National Historic Site
Plains High School Museum and Visitor Center
300 N. Bond St.
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.
Web site and telephone recording provide dates for Carter’s teaching schedule.