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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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TripAdvisor Reviews

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4.0 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 760 traveler reviews

Check this off my bucket list

Gone with the Wind is one of my favorite books and I've always been fascinated by Margaret Mitchell. Visiting the house where she wrote the book was a great experience. The memorabilia, pictures... Read Full Review

Great to learn about the author

I've read Gone with the Wind a few times (as well as seen the movie), so it was fun seeing the space Margaret wrote in and learning a bit about her life. The photos and original pieces really speak... Read Full Review

What a great guided tour!

I haven’t even seen or read Gone With The Wind (I am reluctant to admit) but my partner wanted to come visit this place so we did. And I’m so glad as I learned a lot and really enjoyed it. We had... Read Full Review

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4 stars on Yelp Based on 63 traveler reviews

I've read Gone with the Wind a few times (as well as seen the movie), so it was fun seeing the space Margaret wrote in and learning a bit about her life.... Read Full Review

The guided tour was okay but the exhibition in the second floor is not all that great. I liked the painting and the door they used in the movie on the... 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

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