Things To Do
The Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House
See the legendary gold "Layla" guitar up close and tour the home where the Allman Brothers cooked up so many #1 hits. The tour will take you through a massive collection of memorabilia, including letters, instruments, posters, awards, family photos, and handwritten lyrics to classic jams like "Ramblin' Man".
Explore the Antebellum era at one of Macon's most famous residences. This historic home captures the culture of high society back in the times of the Civil War. Walk through this Southern historic site, admire the architecture, and go back in time to experience Middle Georgia as it was more than a century ago.
Grand Opera House
See the incredible local talent on stage for all your favorite shows. Experience the "Best of Broadway in Central Georgia" and an event calendar chockfull of special performances. Head to this charming Performing Arts Center at Mercer University to enjoy productions perfect for family fun or date night.
Museum of Arts and Sciences
This gem of a museum with a wide range of exhibits from fine art to fiber optics. The little ones will love "The Discovery House", an interactive exhibit with fun activities and a mini-zoo with live animals. Unleash the kids' imaginations, see a show in the planetarium, and attend special presentations to learn fun facts.
Ocmulgee National Monument
This historical hotspot offers a wealth of information about American Indian culture. Hike around the mounds of the national monument, and explore the well-marked walking trails (including pet-friendly parts). Famous for its major annual festival and museum, this attraction takes visitors back in time thousands of years.