Atlanta Metro / Jonesboro

Road to Tara Museum

104 N. Main St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

770-478-4800
  • Official Home of Gone With The Wind

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  • Scarlett's famous BBQ dress

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  • One of a kind mural

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  • The original pantalettes from the movie Gone With The Wind.

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  • Scarlett's green curtain dress

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Designated as the Official Home of Gone With the Wind, Clayton County offers a glimpse into Margaret Mitchell's classic novel through the Road to Tara Museum. 

Just 15 miles south of Atlanta, the Road to Tara Museum combines the real history of the Civil War's Atlanta Campaign and Battle of Jonesboro with Margaret Mitchell's and Hollywood's Gone With the Wind. Fans will enjoy original movie props and wardrobe items, foreign edition library, original manuscripts, costume reproductions, extensive photo gallery and complete collectible plate and doll collection. History buffs will learn more about Jonesboro's part in the Civil War and the people involved through artifacts and researched personal accounts. 

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:30AM - 5:30PM
    Tuesday: 8:30AM - 5:30PM
    Wednesday: 8:30AM - 5:30PM
    Thursday: 8:30AM - 5:30PM
    Friday: 8:30AM - 5:30PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Regular $7.00

    Seniors & Children $6.00

    Discounts

    AAA, Group Discount, Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Foreign Language Guide / Tour Available, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Maps & Brochures Available, Maps / Brochures in Other Languages, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Comp Policy, Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available, Group Reservations Required , Group-friendly, Maximum Group Size, Minimum Group Size, Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    675, 75

    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    Adults (18+), Adults (21+), Seniors (55+), Teens (13-18), Tweens (9-12)

Deals

  • Celebrate your Birthday with Gone With The Wind

    Celebrate your Birthday with Gone With The Wind

    Packages starting at $29.95 per person
    Valid : 03/01/2013 - 12/31/2014

    Just 15 miles south of Atlanta, Clayton County invites you to enjoy the romance and revelry of the old South amid a progressive urban environment. This year, celebrate your birthday by escaping into an era of petticoats, cotton fields, and cannon fire with the Road To Tara Museum's Birthday Package. The Birthday Package includes the Road to Tara Museum, Southern Belles & Whistles Tour, Stately Oaks Plantation and a special gift for the birthday person for only $29.95 per person (a $36.95 value). Just call the Road to Tara Museum at 770-478-4800 to set up your tour today!

    800-662-7829
    Website

  • Romance Package at Road to Tara Museum

    Romance Package at Road to Tara Museum

    Packages starting at $59 per 2 people
    Valid : 02/27/2013 - 02/28/2015

    A timeless tale of love and war, Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind blossoms to life in Clayton County. Relive Rhett and Scarlett's sweeping romance while celebrating your own with the Road to Tara Museum's a special anniversary package for Gone With the Wind fans. For only $59 per couple (regular $95 per couple), couples may experience the Road to Tara Museum, Southern Belles and Whistles Tour, Stately Oaks Plantation, and receive a set of commemorative wine glasses. The tour is available the entire month of the couple's anniversary. Just call the Road to Tara Museum at 770-478-4800 to set up your tour today!

    800-662-7829
    Website

Events

  • Scarlett Letters: The Making of the Film Gone With the Wind Book Launch

    Scarlett Letters: The Making of the Film Gone With the Wind Book Launch

    10/16/2014 - 10/16/2014

    The Road to Tara Museum is hosting a book launch for The Scarlett Letters: The Making of the Film Gone With the Wind edited by John Wiley, Jr. on October 16, 2014. Come for an exclusive autograph session, wine and hor d'oeuvres, a commemorative gift and a special discount on the new book. Reservations are required.

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