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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 744 traveler reviews


Came all the way from Ireland and visited this historical gem. Thoroughly enjoyable. Knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff. A lovely visit. Read Full Review

For Gone with the Wind lovers only

I loved this , especially the film showing the casting and making of the film. The insight into the social history of the time is fascinating, especially the fact that the black actors could not... Read Full Review


This was very informative and the lovely guide, Margaret, was so full of fascinating information. Definitely a highlight of my Atlanta trip. Read Full Review

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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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