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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.

Hours/Tours:
Monday-Saturday, 10:00am-5:30pm
Sunday, Noon-5:30pm

Museum Shop
Monday-Saturday, 10:00am-5:30pm
Sunday, Noon-5:30pm

General Admission:
$13 adults, $10 students/seniors, $5.50 children ages 4-12
Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.

TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
4.0 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 729 traveler reviews

Wonderful to see where MM wrote her novel.

Amazing to see how the film was made. Sad to hear how she died, a bright creative author who made and continues to enrich American literature. Read Full Review

Touring her life

The tour of the apartment where she lived while writing the book, emphasizes on discussions about the history of those times and the times Scarlett O'Hara lived. I loved the discussions and the guide! Read Full Review

A must for "Gone With The Wind" Fans

This is a great, well run museum. There is a lot of memorabilia from the movie premiere that was in Atlanta. There is a guided tour of MMs apartment and we learned a lot about her life. My 10 year... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4 stars on Yelp Based on 61 traveler reviews

My ten year old grandson came to visit us in Suwanee. He's in advanced history classes in school. He knew an amazing about about the civil war. I talked... Read Full Review

Very nice museum but how they could leave Butterfly McQueen out of their fact spillage? A famous atheist obviously ignored. The cat shirt was stupid.... 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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