Historic Macon Foundation

935 High Street
Macon, GA 31201
Phone: (478) 743-3851

Step back in time with a guided tour of this 1840 Victorian cottage, renowned as the birthplace of poet and musician, Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842 - 1881), who penned "The Marshes of Glynn" and "Song of the Chattahoochee." Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Cottage is also a Landmark of American Poetry and a Landmark of American Music. Side Porch Museum Shop with publications on local history & specialty items. Available for rentals. Educational programs. Owned and operated by Historic Macon Foundation.

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  • Hours: Open for tours Thursday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Last tour at 3:30 p.m.
  • Hours (Sun): Closed
  • Map URL: http://goo.gl/maps/AB6cL
  • Price Adult: 5
  • Price Child: 3
  • Price Info: AAA & Military $4; Children under 6 Free; Special group rates available with reservation
  • Price Senior: 4