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Georgia Sports Hall of Fame


                                               Experience Macon!

             Macon’s attractions spotlight culture, history, heritage, and fun.
         1  The Allman Brothers Band       Emancipation, Typhoid Fever, and the Boll Weevil.
          Museum at the Big House          Twenty original buildings with original furnishings
          2321 Vineville Ave. • 478.741.5551   sit along a half-mile self-guided walking trail. Visitor
            Center is   , but not trail.
          See the world’s largest collection of The Allman
          Brothers Band memorabilia at their once-home-  6  John Drew Smith Tennis Center
          turned-museum.  Limited          3280 North Ingle Pl. • 478.954.6852
         2  Cannonball House & Museum
          856 Mulberry St. • 478.745.5982 •  Twenty-four hard courts make this facility a tennis
                                           lover’s dream. Named one of the top 25 public
          Explore the only house in Macon hit and damaged   municipal facilities in the nation by Tennis Magazine.
          in the Civil War. See the Civil War museum and
          furnishings from the Wesleyan College meeting   7  Lake Tobesofkee Recreation Area
          rooms of Alpha Delta Pi and Phi Mu sororities.   6600 Moseley Dixon Rd. • 478.474.8770
                                           Enjoy fishing, camping, boating, tennis, and
         3  Georgia Sports Hall of Fame    swimming at one of Lake Tobesofkee’s three white
          301 Cherry St. • 478.752.1585 •  sand beaches. Covered pavilions and playgrounds.
          The largest state sports hall in America, the museum   8  Lane Southern Orchards
          houses almost 4,000 artifacts, 14,000 square-feet of
          exhibits, interactive game areas and a look into the   50 Lane Rd., Fort Valley, GA • 478.825.3592
          lives of the 300-plus Hall of Fame inductees.
                                           Visit the Roadside Market for sweet Georgia peaches
         4  Hay House                      and pecans, farm fresh jams, jellies, home-made
          934 Georgia Ave. • 478.742.8155 •  breads, Georgia wines and craft beers. Also U-pick
          Featured on CSPAN’s “Cities Tour” the Hay House’s   strawberries, blackberries and blueberries.
          seven stories, 80-foot cupola, fine arts and a   9  Macon Mayhem
          15-room speaker tube system combine to make this   Macon Centreplex, 200 Coliseum Dr. • 478.803.1592
          mansion a must-see attraction. Limited
         5  Jarrell Plantation             Ice hockey in Middle Georgia? You bet! The Macon
          711 Jarrell Plantation Rd. • Juliette, GA 31064   Mayhem brings the action of the Southern
          478.986.5172 •  Professional Hockey League (SPHL) to the Macon
          This 1847 cotton plantation survived Civil War,   Centreplex, October-April.
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