Margaret Mitchell House

Margaret Mitchell House

990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309, United States
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    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
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    • 10:00 AM–6:00 PM
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    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
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    • 11:00 AM–7:00 PM
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    • 7:00 AM–9:00 AM
    • 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
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    • 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
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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.


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    The house was known as the Crescent Apartments when she & her husband lived here from 1925 to 1932. While living here, she wrote the bulk of her Pulitzer prize-winning novel, Gone With The Wind.

    HISTORY · April 19, 2010
  • Atlanta

    The House offers tours, a museum and museum shop, as well as a literature series that showcases Southern authors. MMH often hosts book signings. It's usually warm inside, dress light! Read more

    Atlanta · August 16, 2010
  • Oakland Cemetery

    Now that you have seen where she lived and did a lot of her writing, go visit her final resting place at Oakland Cemetery. Read more

    Oakland Cemetery · June 30, 2010
  • LisaShakira ♥

    Luv it :-)

    LisaShakira ♥ · October 18, 2012
  • Smithsonian Channel

    Now a museum dedicated to her life and work, Mitchell found her apartment here far from ideal during the writing of “Gone with the Wind.” She called it “the Dump.” (From Aerial America) Read more

    Smithsonian Channel · June 23, 2011
  • Atlanta

    Discover the history and legacy behind one of the world's most beloved novels through the Gone with the Wind Trail in and around Atlanta. See for more information.

    Atlanta · June 1, 2012
  • Scoutmob

    "Having the premiere of Gone With the Wind on home ground was like winning the Battle of Atlanta 75 years late." - Anne Edwards, biographer

    Scoutmob · November 28, 2011
  • Travel + Leisure

    Don’t miss the adjacent Gone with the Wind Museum, filled with memorabilia from the movie, including Scarlett's bengaline honeymoon gown and the front door to Tara. Read more

    Travel + Leisure · May 29, 2012
  • Scoutmob

    Author Margaret Mitchell was killed in 1949 crossing Peachtree Street as a pedestrian at the intersection with 13th Street.

    Scoutmob · November 28, 2011
  • Bob M.

    What a wonderful woman she was

    Bob M · May 1, 2013

    Smoothie shop Arden's Garden is hiding on the Peachtree Place side of the building · August 6, 2011
  • Harumi U.

    This is called house but technically an apartment building and a restored one. Nevertheless visiting here is a great way to pay a respect to one of the most well known novels in the world!

    Harumi U · September 9, 2014
  • B98.5

    The finale of 2011 Amazing Race TV show was filmed here. The team members had to complete an assignment on an old fashioned typewriter.

    B98.5 · July 12, 2013
  • Explore Georgia

    This Tudor Revival building is where Margaret Mitchell lived and wrote her Pulitzer-Prize winning book "Gone With the Wind."

    Explore Georgia · May 2, 2013
  • Lauren

    This Tudor Revival building is where Margaret Mitchell lived and wrote her Pulitzer-Prize winning book "Gone With the Wind."

    Lauren · May 2, 2013
  • Regina L.

    First time check ins get 2$ off

    Regina Lindsey · April 2, 2013
  • Will B.

    Now called the dump

    Will Blevins · May 22, 2012
  • Rashida A.

    The largest collections of Bible Characters of color was apart of a lawsuit, in 1980

    Rashida Amahtullah · May 22, 2012
  • Rashida A.

    biblical+arab and Native American art..Valued at 20,000.00 back in 1985. It is documented in Hartford Court on Washington street She is Ambassador for the arts registered in D.C.

    Rashida Amahtullah · May 22, 2012
  • Rashida A. and Native American art..Valued at 20,000.00 back in 1985. with the church of god and christ.

    Rashida Amahtullah · May 22, 2012
  • ThE BlacK EyeD PeaS FanS

    hello all people

    ThE BlacK EyeD PeaS FanS · March 18, 2012
  • Michi A.

    great for Atlanta and Mitchell enthusiasts alike. very informative.

    Michi Ashley · January 2, 2011
  • Miguel P.

    Lo que el viento se llevo.. la casa de la escritora esta intacta

    Miguel Pizani · March 5, 2014

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