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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 792 traveler reviews

go if you are a big fan

Margaret Mitchell is known for her novel, "gone with the wind" if you are a big fan for that book i would recommend you to visit her hour it's three floor building which you can see her room and... Read Full Review

Wish I had time to tour the house

I was on my way to the Botanical Garden on my last day in Atlanta and I didn't have time for a tour. I went in the gift shop where the employees were very friendly. I bought a Christmas ornament of... Read Full Review

Beautiful historic home

Such a beautiful home. Enjoyed seeing the house and hearing of her life. I totally found the multiple apologies of the guide for the “controversy” and “conflict” the book created. We all know times... 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

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

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

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