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990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

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404-249-7015


Now operated by the Atlanta History Center, the Margaret Mitchell House features guided tours of the apartment where Margaret Mitchell wrote Gone With the Wind, a Gone With the Wind movie exhibition, an exhibition showcasing the life and times of one of America's most famous authors, and the Margaret Mitchell gift shop.

Throughout the year, enjoy a variety of programs presented by the Literary Center at the Margaret Mitchell House. Designed to honor and preserve the legacy of Margaret Mitchell, the Literary Center hosts regular programs with award-winning authors, as well as annual creative writing classes for adults and youth, and community initiatives that engage younger generations in the process of writing, reading, and reciting literature, such as the Big Read and Poetry Out Loud.

Yelp Reviews

4 stars

5-stars general interest, 3-stars on historic interpretation. This is the apartment house where Mitchell wrote GWTW. It's a little light on the REAL... Read Full Review

Enjoyed my experience here at the Margaret Mitchell House. You could honestly stay here for hours given the amount of information they have posted. From... Read Full Review

Great piece of history in a busy developed neighborhood. We went to the Atlanta History Center the day before which came with the Margaret Mitchell ticket... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0 stars Based on 810 traveler reviews

Interesting place to visit

My husband and I were able to visit the Margaret Mitchell House in January. We are fairly new to Atlanta and want to see all we can, the Margaret Mitchell House was on our list. We really enjoyed... Read Full Review

Terrible experience

We were very excited to visit the Margaret Mitchell house, as her novel Gone with the Wind is an old favorite. However, the tour was a disaster! Our guide seemed to hate both Margaret Mitchell and... Read Full Review

Puts Gone with the Wind into perspective!

The husband didn't fancy going, but came along and thoroughly enjoyed the visit. The house is just as it was when the book was written, and our tour guide was excellent, explaining the time period... Read Full Review

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