Permanent Exhibit

 Exhibits on Welty’s life are displayed from floor to ceiling inside the Education and Visitors Center museum at the Eudora Welty House & Garden.

One Writer's Beginnings

 

 

FREE
Visitor Center
Tuesday–Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Based on Eudora Welty's memoir, One Writer's Beginnings, this exhibit follows Welty's path to becoming a Pulitzer Prize-winning author through her own words and artifacts from her life. Glimpse her literary awards and treasured belongings, like her favorite childhood storybook, her father's telescope, and the typewriter she took to Europe. For an interactive experience, guests are invited to type on some of the same kinds of typewriters Welty used.

Special Exhibit through 2020

The information panel about the temporary exhibit, For The Record: Music, Storytelling, and Eudora Welty, on display at the Education & Visitors Center.

For the Record: Music, Storytelling, and Eudora Welty

 

 

FREE
Visitor Center
Tuesday–Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Eudora collected more than 300 records during her lifetime. For the Record showcases the way one form of art can inspire others. Artifacts include songs, artists, and albums appearing in Welty’s work alongside programs, cassettes, and CDs of artists who were influenced by Welty’s storytelling. Listen to songs from the exhibit and other Welty favorites in the For the Record: Music, Storytelling, and Eudora Welty playlist on Spotify.

Traveling Exhibits

REQUEST A WELTY EXHIBIT

Showcase a Welty exhibit at your museum, college, or community space. For information on available exhibits, email info@eudoraweltyhouse.com.