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, an official state designated trail.
This official trail starts in Marietta, goes through Atlanta, and
ends in Jonesboro. Stops along the way include Marietta Gone With the
Wind Museum, Margaret Mitchell House, Oakland Cemetery, Fulton County
Public Library, and Road to Tara Museum.
Civil War buffs will
enjoy the Rhett Also Recommends sites, which include the Atlanta History
Center, Atlanta Cyclorama Museum, Stately Oaks Plantation, and Kennesaw
Mountain National Battlefield.
Step back in time with the sights and sounds of Atlanta during the Civil War and reconstruction as told through the eyes of Scarlett O’Hara and her dashing romancer, Rhett Butler at Scarlett on the Square in Marietta. See where Margaret Mitchell penned the legendary phrase, “Tomorrow is another day,” at Atlanta’s own Margaret Mitchell House. See the grave of the famous author, Margaret Mitchell at Oakland Cemetery. Pay a visit to the Fulton County Public Library, which houses an exhibit on the celebrated author. Embrace the passionate tale of Rhett and Scarlett’s romance within the Official Home of Gone With the Wind at the Road to Tara Museum. Experience hospitality at its best, in the land of cavaliers and cotton fields, of knights and their ladies fair… a land gone with the wind.