- Our list of the best things to do in Macon, Georgia, features the top 34 nearby activities — including 18 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Macon, GA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 26 things to do within the city of Macon, GA , followed by 8 popular activities in nearby cities, including Warner Robins
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The Allman Brothers Band Museum, also known as the Big House, was home to the original members of the Allman Band and is now open to public as an interactive museum preserving the history of the band.
Works of art from all around the world, live animal expositions, and outer space galleries are found at the Museum of Arts & Sciences. One of the oldest exhibits is a 60 million-years old and 40 foot-long snake fossil.
Built in 1853, Cannonball House is a local historic landmark named for the damage inflicted on it by a cannonball during the Civil War. The house features the Greek-Revival architectural design complete with restored 19th-century furnishings.
Ocmulgee Heritage Trail is a riverside trail which is home to a wide range of outdoor activities such as walking, boating, bird watching, biking and more. The trail also provides access to historic sites which include the Ocmulgee National Monument and the Historic Rose Hill Cemetery.