Partner and Attraction Update
Some events and attractions have adjusted operating hours or postponed dates. View the full list of partner and attraction updates here— and plan your travels today!
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We Are Committed To Macon It Safe

Learn More and Sign the Pledge

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Discover Ocmulgee Mounds

Over 17,000 Years of History

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I Am Macon

Come see what...and who, makes macon special

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History and Culture Come to Life

Dive Deep Into African Tradition Through Authentic African Art

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Discover Our Great Outdoors

Come take it all in.

Macon, Georgia is a nature lover’s wonderland. Nestled in the middle of the state, it’s the perfect place for a weekend getaway to experience the great outdoors. Hike through 180 acres of upland forest at Amerson River Park, pick fresh produce at Lane Southern Orchards or Dickey Farms, hop on your bike for a ride through our Historic Downtown, or kayak along the bubbling Ocmulgee River with help from Ocmulgee Outdoor Expeditions.

Amerson River Park

Containing 180 acres of pristine forests, meadows, and wetlands surrounded by the Ocmulgee River.

Ocmulgee Outdoor Expeditions

Ocmulgee Outdoor Expeditions is Macon’s original and locally owned canoe and kayak rental service for the Ocmulgee River.

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Historic & Inspiring

Macon, Georgia has a rich and diverse history whose origin is traced back over 17,000 years ago, as different tribes of Native Americans lived on the site that is now the Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park. Macon is named after North Carolina statesman Nathaniel Macon, Come...

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Step Back in Time

At the Hay House, a stunning historical landmark in the heart of Macon, Georgia At the Hay House, a...