For those who plan to attend the Marietta GWTW Event next month and for anyone else who will be in the Atlanta area between the end of October – end January, you MUST check out the Atlanta History Center! They will have a special GWTW exhibit during that time frame to celebrate the film’s 70th anniversary. Details are below!
When: Thursday, October 29, 2009 – Sunday, January 31, 2010
To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Atlanta premiere of Gone With the Wind, our Buckhead campus, the Atlanta History Center will display two original costumes worn by Vivien Leigh. On display in two atrium cases, visitors will be able to see the famous green curtain dress worn by Leigh in her role as Scarlett O’Hara. The display also features the dress worn by Vivien Leigh for the scene depicting Scarlett’s ride through Shantytown, and several costume sketches by Gone With the Wind costume designer, Walter Plunkett. For Scarlett: Costumes from Gone With the Wind is included with general admission to the Atlanta History Center. For more information, call 404.814.4000 or visit AtlantaHistoryCenter.com.