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Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon

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  • 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 wer...  more »
  • 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 ...  more »
  • 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 b...  more »
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  • There are congressmen and rockstars buried there. Also, the lay of the land helps to mute the sounds of the city. If you drive in a little ways, it's suddenly a little quieter, and a little more peaceful. It's really something that must be experienced. It's a beautiful place to walk or run, and it's on the National Registry of historic places.
  • Very old and very beautiful cemetary housing alot of history. Nice to just walk through and enjoy some great landscaping and unique old growth foliage. Really enjoyable are the guided tours with actors dressed in period costumes and telling stories of residents buried there. Just a great monument to living history.
  • Saw some mountain bikers having fun here. RIP Duane Allman CMSC389R-{wh1pp1ng-p0st}
  • As a location connected to Ocmulgee Heritage Trail, it was really cool historic site to check out during my run. Despite the evident vandalism and need for further upkeep in some areas, it’s interesting to learn the role it played in Macon’s history, during the Civil War and even as inspiration for the Allman Brothers Band. I’d definitely recommend visiting for anyone interested in local history or fans of the Allman Brothers.
  • Beautiful cemetery. So much history. Gregg Allman, his brother and another band member are buried here. Worth the trip if you're passing through Macon. They hung out here by the railroad tracks and wrote many of their songs.
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