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Rose Hill Cemetery

1091 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201-1913
+1 478-751-9119
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Paying respects to the greats

Stopped by Rose Hill on the way from Chattanooga to Savannah. Had planned to visit "the big house... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ChrsGuit
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Hampton, Tennessee
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A must see for an ABB fan

I went in August 2017 just a few months after Greg Allman pasted away but I had wanted to go for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dat626
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Rockledge, Pennsylvania
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An example of a 19th-century cemetery park.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1091 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201-1913
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1091 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201-1913
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went in August 2017 just a few months after Greg Allman pasted away but I had wanted to go for a while. It is a large old cemetery with a very narrow road through it but I found the Brothers graves- I kind of...More

Thank dat626
Reviewed 11 December 2017

You can get a map of the Allman brother's graves at the Big House Museum only about a mile away) as well as 2 of the graves that 2 of their songs were inspired by; "In memory of Elizabeth Reed and Little Martha." Such a...More

Thank Gray M
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Historical tours around Halloween are made to come to life as locals act out famous people buried in this Historical Cemetery .

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

I always enjoy old cemetery walks. It is a reminder of our own mortality and an opportunity to reflect. It is no wonder that this particular piece of ground provided inspiration for many of The Allman Brothers Band songs. For a fan, it is hallowed...More

Thank SeeSomeNature
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Having attended Mercer University I was a frequent visitor to this place to stare in wonderment at the graves of the Allman Brothers as well as Elizabeth Reed. Unfortunately repeated vandalism caused there to be a fence erected around Duane and Berry’s grave. Still worth...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Fun to venture here for a drive or walk through.... sure this place has a few souls floating around at night!

Thank Patty A
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Not only is the area well kept, but the information made available is amazing. I would recommend this location for anyone. The staff are very pleasant and willing to share the rich history of the area.

Thank Sharee L
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The Allman Brothers are buried here, Duane, Gregg and Barry Oakley the Bass player for the band. When you go thru the gates, turn left and the graves are on the left. This is a memorial for the band and those that have passed.

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I guess Rose Hill goes back about as far as Macon. 1820s or so. Macon's history is laid out in one tantalizing tree-framed epitaph after another. The unexpected scale of the Confederate cemetery comes charging down the hill at you as you round a curve...More

Thank Cam J
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Judy K
30 April 2017|
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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
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Robert G
7 January 2016|
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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.
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