The smart way to plan your travel itinerary   
You are here: Home > United States > Georgia > Macon > National Parks > Ocmulgee National Monument

Ocmulgee National Monument
Macon Georgia National Park


Previous Entry
NameOcmulgee National Monument
Address1207 Emery Hwy
Macon, GA 31217
Brief DescriptionPrehistoric Native American site
TypeAttraction
CategoryNational Park
DescriptionOcmulgee National Monument is a prehistoric Native American site. Journey to the ancient past to discover 17,000 years of Native American heritage just across the Ocmulgee River from downtown Macon. Enter the continent's only reconstructed Earth Lodge with the original 1,000-year-old floor, climb to the top of the Great Temple Mound, see prehistoric trenches and the site of a Colonial British trading post. The museum houses exhibits and 2,000+ artifacts.
Annual events include the Ocmulgee Lantern Light Tours during Macon's Cherry Blossom Festival in the Spring and the Ocmulgee Indian Celebration held every third weekend in September.
Phone 1(478) 752-8257
Handicapped AccessibleYes
Time Allowance2 hours
Websitewww.nps.gov/ocmu
Social LinksFacebook 
Last Updated11/9/2016
Tell a FriendTell a friend about this page
Add Ocmulgee National Monument to your free online travel itinerary.
Ocmulgee National Monument - Macon, GA  31217

Directions to Ocmulgee National Monument


This Entry Ocmulgee National Monument
Yellow markers are attractions Attractions   Red markers are activities Activities   Blue markers are restaurants Restaurants   Brown markers are visitor information Visitor Information   Green markers are accommodations Accommodations  
Directions TO Ocmulgee National Monument
Directions FROM Ocmulgee National Monument
Places to stay near Ocmulgee National Monument
Things to do near Ocmulgee National Monument

What's Nearby?

Georgia Sports Hall of Fame
Georgia Sports Hall of Fame
Macon Hall of Fame Museum (1.4 miles )
Perry Chamber of Commerce 29th Annual Dogwood Festival
Perry Chamber of Commerce 29th Annual Dogwood Festival
Perry Shopping (24.4 miles )
Honey Creek Candles
Honey Creek Candles
Jackson Shopping (35.7 miles )
Crooked Pines Farm's Country Carnival
Crooked Pines Farm's Country Carnival
Eatonton Recreation (38.0 miles )
Ice Skating Rink at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee
Ice Skating Rink at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee
Greensboro Sport (40.6 miles )
Madison in May Road Race
Madison in May Road Race
Morgan Recreation (45.5 miles )
Downtown Greensboro
Downtown Greensboro
Greensboro Historic Site (48.6 miles )

Be the first to review Ocmulgee National Monument
How would you rate the informationon on this page? This travel content was helpfulThumbs Up or a This travel content was not helpfulThumbs Down.


Places to stay in Macon (85) Things to do in Macon (0) Macon Attractions (2)
Macon Visitor Information (1) Macon Restaurants (0) Macon Events (34)

Macon

Indoor Activities
Events
Calendar
Places to stay



What's New Privacy Statement Customer Service Sign In Tell a Friend Get Listed Contact Us
Travel Articlesj Legal Site Map Register About Us Marketing Tips Follow WeGoPlaces on Facebook!