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Welcome to Macon

See it in the spring blossoms of 350,000 Yoshino cherry trees. Sip it from the frosted mug of our local craft breweries. Experience it on a kayak floating down the Ocmulgee River, hiking ancient Indian mounds and touring an 18,000 square foot Italian Renaissance Revival mansion. Hear it through the soulful sounds of our rich music heritage. This is a Southern adventure that is sure to be good for your soul.

Macon, Georgia is Where Soul Lives. 

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Step back in time to enjoy the beauty of Ocmulgee with one of the many activities offered. Learn more!
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The Tubman African American Museum is the Southeast's largest museum dedicated to the Art, History and Culture of African Americans. Take a journey from Africa to America! Begin your adventure with local Artist, Wilfred Stroud’s nine panel mural that…
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In the mid-1800s, William Butler Johnston was the keeper of the Confederate treasury, but the mansion he built is the real treasure he left behind. Inspired by the mansions of Florence and Rome during a three-year honeymoon in Europe, Johnston and his…
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Warmer weather means it's time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. From historical sites to newly renovated parks, there are plenty of opportunities to get outside in Macon.

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by Rachel Gambill, Communication Specialist at Macon-Bibb County Public Affairs Lake Tobesofkee will host the 25 th  Annual Sparks Over the Park Independence Day Celebration on Thursday July 4th, 2019. Gates open at 7:00 a.m., and will…
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There is no better way to share a memory than with a good photo. Visit Macon is happy to announce the official launch of Macon Memories Photo Spots. Through a special grant funded by the  Community Foundation of Central Georgia , this is your…
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By Jackson Dillard Center for Collaborative Journalism     For Molly Stevens, “ the journey started a long, long time ago.”   The singer-songwriter was born and raised in Macon, Georgia. Even though her nearly decade-long…
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