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Ocmulgee National Monument

1207 Emery Hwy, Macon, GA 31217-4320
+1 478-752-8257
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Fascinating glimpse into First Nation's life

This is a fascinating glimpse into the life of the Mississipian culture. Ranger Jim was friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HR0518
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Bronx, New York
Such an awesome and historically rich place!

I absolutely love the information and great pride that is displayed during the tours and throughout... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharee L
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Riverdale, Georgia
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A tribute to the Native American tribes that lived in the Macon area for 17,000 years.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1207 Emery Hwy, Macon, GA 31217-4320
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+1 478-752-8257
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fascinating glimpse into the life of the Mississipian culture. Ranger Jim was friendly, informative and helpful in making our visit pleasant and interesting. For those sensitive to the sun, try to go either in the morning or right before closing. There is...More

Thank HR0518
Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely love the information and great pride that is displayed during the tours and throughout the display of the museum. The gift shop is very nice. I appreciate that the knowledge shared isn't hearsay, yet actual information you can cross check yourself. Thank you...More

Thank Sharee L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this park. I wish we had had more time to see it. However they've done a good job keeping it up and the people were very nice.

Thank jkristen426
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to Ocmulgee National Monument was absolutely unbelievable thanks to a wonderful ranger named Lonnie Davis. He so reminded me of a very unforgettable history professor from years gone by...he would enter the classroom, sit on top of a desk and TALK. The next...More

Thank Dinah W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beauty grounds and scenery will definitely go back for tour. Located in MACON Georgia. Would recommend for a family day.

Thank wandas39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is amazing. watch the video, climb the hills and just enjoy yourself . The building there was built around the 30"s. The park is well laid out with point of Interest. Including a 1000 year old board room .

1  Thank kingkool32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great treasure. Wonderful to see a time from over a 1,000 years ago. Great history, nice museum, but too walk into the great lodge was amazing. Numerous trails are throughout the Monument offering sites from the area. Spend an hour or a day, it's was...More

Thank jerryandjoan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to the Ocmulgee National Monument for the annual Native American Festival, recommended by our child's teacher. She really knew what she was talking about! A free event, with many live exhibits of dancing, costumes, weapons, homelife, toys, hunting. Storytellers told us fabulous tales...More

Thank 356juliannew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting and richly steeped in Native American History. Hope you visit when Ranger Jim is on duty; excellent help in understanding the National Monument, and even offered a terrific suggestion for lunch!

Thank Travelgal0886
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much history to learn, great place to learn and explore. Make sure you have on comfortable shoes and pack sone water. It is a walk but well worth it.

Thank ajkmlbk
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antman48
26 December 2015|
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Response from GaryandDenise2013 | Reviewed this property |
Except for special events sponsored by the Ocmulgee National Monument Association no fees are charged to enter and visit Ocmulgee National Monument. Since my review was focused on the Spring Lantern Light Tours of the... More
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Wolfie48
10 March 2015|
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Response from Gabriele S | Reviewed this property |
See the directions from Go Dawgs,; they are right on the "mounds" if you will. Once you get there give yourself plenty of time to wander. The trails are great and the museum highly informative. You wouldn't just want to... More
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