Visiting Macon, Georgia can be an easy weekend getaway or a special trip that inspires your soul. Our Southern charm is evident in our historic homes and downtown district and our distinct culture is on display with each event and festival throughout the year. Macon is not just a point on a map, it is a vibe all its own.
Start your trip at the Downtown Macon Visitor Information Center where you can view colorful exhibits and an informative timeline, browse gifts in the souvenir shop and watch the exciting 12-minute video for a perfect introduction to Macon. Gather all of the information you need to make Macon memorable (Give 30 minutes).
GEORGIA SPORTS HALL OF FAME
OCMULGEE MOUNDS NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK
ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND MUSEUM AT THE BIG HOUSE
MUSEUM OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
ROCK CANDY TOURS
Family Friendly Restaurants
LUNCH AT LANE SOUTHERN ORCHARDS – PEACHTREE CAFÉ
PIEDMOND BREWERY & KITCHEN
FISH N PIG (at Lake Tobesofkee)
H&H SOUL FOOD
Founded in 1959, this soul food restaurant is woven into the fabric of Macon’s music history.
VISITOR INFORMATION CENTERS:
- I-75 Visitor Information Center: located off I-75 South in the Rest Area, one mile south of exit 181, Rumble Road. (478-994-9191
- Downtown Macon Visitor Information Center & Administrative Offices: 450 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Macon, GA 31201 (478-743-1074 or 800-768-3401)