990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309


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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.

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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 811 traveler reviews

Interesting place to visit

We really enjoyed our tour. Our tour guide was entertaining. We did not know a lot about Margaret Mitchell, so it was interesting to learn about her life. The gift shop is definitely worth a look too. Read Full Review

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Does not appear to be open. No signs on any doors. My wife loves Gone with the Wind. You can walk around outside. Home is pretty but no inside tour ee could find. Drive to Covington, Ga if you want a... Read Full Review

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

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