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The Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House

Open Now: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Must visit for music lovers when in Macon

Husband & I really enjoyed our visit to the Big House. We enjoy all types of music, the history... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ejcrlc
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Reevesville sc
The Big House

If you are interested at all in music of the day or the Allman Brothers Band, this is a stop for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
impalawoman
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n'ville
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2321 Vineville Ave, Macon, GA 31204-3117
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All reviews allman brothers southern rock gift shop rose hill cemetery rock and roll personal items pool table amazing collection great memorabilia on display an absolute t shirts soul food grew up well worth the trip self guided tour great stop
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband & I really enjoyed our visit to the Big House. We enjoy all types of music, the history within these walls (& the adjacent grounds as well) made for a really fun afternoon. The hand-outs given to guests as you begin the walking tour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested at all in music of the day or the Allman Brothers Band, this is a stop for you. If they can they be called docents, are very knowledgeable and helpful. The house itself is historic and lovely, the exhibits are artistic...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We aren’t huge fans but do enjoy Allman Brothers music. This museum provides an in-depth look at their lives and music. An interesting insight into an iconic band. The museum provides a map for a driving tour of ABB sites in Macon. We ran out...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BarbaraN395
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are a fan, this has to be on your list of must-see locations. The place is like a history book of the Brothers. As a guitar player, standing in the room where Duane slept and the room where Gov’t Mule started was an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Matt B
Reviewed 7 January 2019

This was an excellent day trip for us, lots to see there, just a tad bit of southern rock history. The staff was very informed regarding the Big House, if you like ABB authentic memorabilia this is the place. We enjoyed ourselves... cool museum...and you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

We had a nice visit and got to see some very cool artifacts and learn more details about the band. I’ve seen them in concert a few times and they are in the rock ‘n’ roll Hall of Fame for a reason. A nice place...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

The Big House is a wonderful collection showing glimpses into the life of the Allman Brothers Band. Guitars, albums, clothing, pictures, letters- hotel keys! A really unbelievable amount of memories have been gathered and organized. Plus your are given a list of other areas in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 13 December 2018

I had heard about thismuseum sometime ago I knew the Allman Bross lived comunnaly in a house tha was about it, and that their home base was Macon Ga. It is an interesting museum to go through if your n Allman Bros fan. It even...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rjarmusik2001
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

I went with my partner and we are both musicians. Although I didn t know that much about the music, it was really inspiring and interesting. This house is legendary for Macon and you don t want to miss out on it, when you re...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 844mareenm
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Incredible Show Of They're Music and Life. Nice Gift Shop Too. Intimate Views Into They're Shows and Everyday Lifestyle.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Michael G
4 December 2018|
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Response from Roam20304731428 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what you consider “getting your moneys worth”. The museum/house is not large but they have a lot of interesting artifacts and memorabilia in display glasses throughout. I’m the type of person who likes to take my... More
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mlbwez
11 May 2017|
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Response from AnnT1012 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the 1842 Inn which was lovely and very close to the museum and other Macon sites. Staff so friendly and cones with breakfast.There are other inns in the area you could check out as well.
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mlbwez
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Cutest B&B: 1842 Inn - see my review.
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