Attractions | Atlanta Area Attractions | Tours

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.


Contact Info


TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
4.0 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 766 traveler reviews

Worth the admission

The video you watch was the highlight of the tour. It was all bout the details in the filming of Gone With the wind. The house itself was a short walk through just to give you an idea how Martha... Read Full Review

The Dump!

Getting to know to experience why she called her apartment "The Dump" was fantastic. The tour guide was very pleasant. Going through the entire restoration and Margaret Mitchell history. Read Full Review

Hidden gem

This is a must see for fans of Gone With the Wind and for those interested in Atlanta history. This is NOT a tour for young children. My tour guide, Linda, was very knowledgeable. There is no... Read Full Review

Read more reviews on Write a Review © TripAdvisor 2015

Yelp Reviews

4 stars on Yelp Based on 64 traveler reviews

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

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

Read more reviews on

Loading map...