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Margaret Mitchell House & Museum

990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 View Map

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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4.0 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 781 traveler reviews

It's Worth the Price to Take a Guided Tour

"Gone With the Wind" is a fantastic movie that never goes out of style, but the book is an experience not to be missed as well. After rereading Gone With the Wind a few years ago, I got interested in... Read Full Review

A Must Do for fans of Gone with the Wind!

Took our children aged 15 here and they both sat mesmerized throughout the entire tour. Even today, my daughter can recall a lot of what she learnt about Margaret Mitchel - both sad and fascinating... Read Full Review

They made the best of what they had—but they didn’t have much!

We happened to be walking down Peachtree when we came across the Margaret Mitchell house. We got there just in time to tag on to a tour that had just started. The guide was excellent, but she didn’t... Read Full Review

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4 stars on Yelp Based on 67 traveler reviews

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

Super nice stuff. Tiny little space. A lovely museum. She is really beautiful when she was young. The museum shows her wonderful life. Sadly, she... Read Full Review

Delana was our tour guide and she was amazing! Definitely a highlight of the trip! Beautiful museum with great facts and tidbits :) Read Full Review

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