We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rose Hill Cemetery

1091 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201-1913
+1 478-751-9119
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Historic

One of the oldest cemeteries in the south east. So much history here. The train passing through... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Leah B
via mobile
This old Cemetery, is chock full of wondrous; history, curiosity, and master stone artistry.

The Rose Hill Cemetery, is a very interesting place to visit, since it is filled with many truly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
TheOlePatriotBiker64
,
Kathleen, Georgia
Read all 177 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
An example of a 19th-century cemetery park.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
1091 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201-1913
CONTACT
Website
+1 478-751-9119
Write a ReviewReviews (177)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"buried here"
in 15 reviews
"duane allman and berry oakley"
in 16 reviews
"rolling hills"
in 13 reviews
"resting place"
in 6 reviews
"ocmulgee river"
in 14 reviews
"civil war soldiers"
in 4 reviews
"history abounds"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful headstones"
in 3 reviews
"serene place"
in 3 reviews
"narrow road"
in 3 reviews
"burial site"
in 4 reviews
"railroad tracks"
in 4 reviews
"main gate"
in 2 reviews
"sacred ground"
in 2 reviews
"wrought iron"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 2 reviews
"different levels"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the oldest cemeteries in the south east. So much history here. The train passing through definitely adds character. Don't forget to pay your respects to Little Martha & bring her flowers to hold. Also make sure you swing by The Allman Brothers graves.

Thank Leah B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Rose Hill Cemetery, is a very interesting place to visit, since it is filled with many truly marvelous works of art that are expertly carved into various stone media. There exists many fabulous monuments honoring; the Wealthy, the Beloved, the Famous, and Our; National,...More

Thank TheOlePatriotBiker64
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like to go through old cemeteries and read the verses and see the dates. Sometimes there is a brief history of the person on the tombstone. This might not be for just anyone but my husband and I like history.

Thank Diane P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came by to see the graves of the Allman Brothers. I wish there was a better map to locate them and others that are significant to this cemetery. If there was a map we did not see it or find it. (Other than the...More

Thank Jennifer T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 March 2018

If you are an ABB fan, go by The Big House first and get a map for the pertinent areas of interest which includes the RHC. Primary the sections of RHC is Gregg and Duane Allman and Berry Oakley's grave site which are adjacent to...More

1  Thank BluesDoctor
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful, serene place. Planning a summer road trip to visit again and pay our respects to Gregg.

Thank erica d
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This headstones are astonishing. I didn’t take photos because I thought it would be disrespectful. A majority of them are from the 1800s. You can drive through & take a look at how the plots are set up. The burial areas are also separated by...More

Thank sokphannary
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Having grown up near Mt. Auburn Cemetary in Cambridge, MA, we were very interested to see Rose Hill. Though its 100 acres smaller than Mt. A., Rose Hill lives up to the second half of its name. We were worn out from climbing after two...More

Thank Navy92a
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Living in Macon me and my buddies have always been going to Roseville as I got older I would take my kids. Now that the last Allman Brothers past you can visit both and Rose Hill Cemetery. There is a underground cave that Sam know...More

Thank DavidLee75
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped by Rose Hill on the way from Chattanooga to Savannah. Had planned to visit "the big house", but they were closed for maintenance, so we visited Duane, Gregg, and Berry's graves instead. Very beautiful scenery and history

Thank ChrsGuit
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 67 hotels in Macon
Scottish Inn
3 reviews
.19 km away
1842 Inn
219 reviews
.58 km away
River View Hotel
3 reviews
1.33 km away
Econo Lodge - Macon / Riverside Dr
49 reviews
1.48 km away
Nearby Restaurants
H & H Restaurant
162 reviews
1.14 km away
The Brick
43 reviews
.90 km away
Satterfield's Restaurant & Catering
46 reviews
.67 km away
Michaels's on Mulberry
54 reviews
1.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
150 reviews
.99 km away
Hay House
260 reviews
.60 km away
Grand Opera House
80 reviews
.98 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Judy K
30 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from gadaddy | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe that it's closed on the weekends. Perhaps it was just closed the weekend that you were there for some reason. We visited on a Sunday afternoon and it was open and many visitors were around. Maybe try it one... More
0
Votes
Robert G
7 January 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from gadaddy | Reviewed this property |
Elvis Pressley is buried on the grounds of Graceland in Memphis TN. He is buried there with his Father, Mother, and his twin brother.
0
Votes