Virtual Tours

Explore The Wren's Nest from your own home

Want to learn more about Georgia's oldest house museum? Can't take a tour in person? Never fear! You can explore the historic home of author and journalist Joel Chandler Harris with these virtual tours.

General Highlights Guided Tour

In this general highlights guided tour of The Wren's Nest, get an overview of information about Joel Chandler Harris, the Brer Rabbit stories, and the house. As you move throughout the museum, discover the tour stops (marked with a green dot and arrow) and click on the marker to find out more about that room or object. You can maneuver through the tour on this page or can click the button below to open the tour in a new window. 

Thank you to Georgia Humanities for the grant to fund the creation of this tour!

Virtual Tour - No Guide

In this basic tour of the home, there is no guided content. Instead, we invite you to take a look around and admire the beautiful home, discovering the unique aspects of it for yourself. 

Muldoon's Tour

See The Wren's Nest like never before... with a furry tour guide!

In this virtual tour the museum, join author and journalist Joel Chandler Harris’s beloved family dog, Muldoon, as he shows you around the home. This multi-video series explores a different area of the house each episode as Muldoon shares some of his favorite facts, memories, and stories about his family and his home. From horses, donkeys, and cows to cats, guinea pigs and (of course) dogs, this tour also highlights all the furry residents of The Wren’s Nest!

Brer Rabbit Gallery

A Rabbit of Many Looks...

Brer Rabbit is notorious for his tricky ways, but one of the trickiest parts about him is depicting him! Explore this online gallery of various illustrations, sculptures, and other depictions of the beloved trickster.

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