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The Neel House, Headquarters of the Federated Garden Club of Macon Inc.

730 College St., Macon, GA 31201

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The Federated Garden Clubs of Macon, Inc., organized in 1934, is a non-profit council of garden clubs whose purpose is to promote civic beautification, gardening education, and environmental conservation. The Federation also preserves the former home of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph N. Neel, Sr., designed in 1910 by Georgia's famed architect, Neel Reid, as its headquarters for meetings and programs. Located at 730 College Street, the Federated Garden Center is available for rental for weddings, receptions, parties, and other special events. The house is also available for special tours for a nominal fee by appointment. Our Gift Shop offers unique gifts at bargain prices. FGC Macon is a member of the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc. and the National Council of Garden Clubs, Inc. For information on business hours and programs or membership in a garden club, please contact us at 478-742-0921.
Facility Info
  • Description The Neel House is a Tudor Revival House designed in 1910 by Neil Reid. The home was designed for entertaining and the rooms are large enough to accommodate various settings. Tables and chairs, dishes, glassware, and silverware for 70 are provided in the price of the rental. We have a full catering kitchen and will work with you to secure a caterer if you do not have one.
  • Exhibits 1
  • Reception Capacity 150
  • Banquet Capacity 60
  • Number of Rooms 3
  • Classroom Capacity 50