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Margaret Mitchell House

990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309-3901
+1 404-249-7015
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Margaret Mitchell's one and only novel, "Gone with the Wind," was born in an apartment in this turn-of-the-century Tudor Revival mansion. Now a museum on the National Register of Historic Places, the house offers visitors a tour that tells the story of the author, the Pulitzer Prize-winning book and the making of the movie.
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990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309-3901
+1 404-249-7015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our 12-year old granddaughter to see the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum. The docent, Margaret, was wonderful in providing the history and insight into Margaret Mitchell. After visiting her house we went to the Gone With The Wind building next door to see...More

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although Gone With the Wind may not have the same appeal to my husband and I as it does to many with an afternoon to spare I suggested that we visit the house as it was only a couple of minutes’ walk from our hotel....More

Thank jennirAberdeen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked to the Margaret Mitchell house and almost didn't find the entrance - it's near the parking lot. The guided tour of this small apartment where she wrote "Gone with the Wind" was interesting and informative. Period furnishings and clothing show what life was...More

Thank USAwalkers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had received a ticket from a friend and had no expectations. The background of Margaret Mitchell was very extensive about the person and the author. The climax of the opening of 'Gone with the Wind' was very interesting. The chance to sit in the...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You don't often get to see the place at great novel was written and how it's author lived, here you can. Beautifully kept up and also supplemented with other exhibits of interest to GWTW fans. I am so glad it is restored and open for...More

Thank CLMT2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour guides here make the history come alive! Loved learning more about Margaret Mitchell and seeing where she lived.

Thank Laleca2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tickets for Atlanta History Center include entrance to the Margaret Mictchell House. Probably of more interest to fans of Gone with the wind, the house is quite small and doesn't take long to look around. There is a film running about the making of the...More

Thank Russ W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While houses of history can be boring, the guide to this one made the trip worth while. She was excited to share this history of Margaret Mitchell and Atlanta. So glad we stopped!

Thank Chrisrowe1
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I loved the history of the house. It is the place where Margaret Mitchell wrote the book Gone with the wind. It is well sorted and lots to see and do. There is a good souvenir shop - there is a guide conducting the tours...More

Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 13 June 2017

developers tried to tear it down in the name of progress, but reason & logic prevailed. mr and mrs Marsh lived in a 3-room street level apt for several years. she called it "the dump". she died at 48 from being run over by a...More

Thank Neil N
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