Gone With the Wind - Margaret Mitchell's Atlanta

Tour Number

Activity Level



First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for teenagers and younger children who enjoy History

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3



English (fluent)

Private Atlanta History Tour

Follow in the footsteps of the Pulitzer-Prize winning author of one of America's all-time classic novels. Visit various sites in Atlanta such as the home where she wrote the book, her burial site, and the hotel which hosted the premiere party, among other locations related to the book and film.


The stops on your tour will include:

The Margaret Mitchell House - the apartment where the Pulitzer-Prize winning author lived and wrote Gone With The Wind

The Georgian Terrace - the historic hotel where the film's premiere party was held in 1939

Inman Park - site of the Battle of Atlanta, featured prominently in the novel. The neighborhood now contains some of Atlanta's grandest Victorian homes

Oakland Cemetery - the garden cemetery is the final resting place for thousands of Civil War soldiers as well as Margaret Mitchell and her family

The Margaret Mitchell Collection - donated to the Atlanta Public Library, the collection includes her typewriter, the Pulitzer and various other personal pieces and books

Peachtree Street - visit the location on Atlanta's major thoroughfare where Margaret met her untimely death

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: If staying in the city of Atlanta, I can pick you up at your hotel or another central location of your choice

End location: Same as the Meeting point or to be defined by you

Duration: 3 hours

Tours will occur rain or shine but may be adjusted based on inclement weather


This will be a combination driving and walking tour. We'll be traveling in a new air-conditioned Ford Flex. Each stop will have minimal walking

What’s Included

My services as your Private Tour Guide
Costs of any ticketed locations we visit
Transportation in my A/C vehicle
Bottled water

What’s Extra

I can provide transportation for groups of 4 to 6 at a different rate. Please contact me for more details

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