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The Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House

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2321 Vineville Ave, Macon, GA 31204-3117
+1 478-741-5551
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If you are coming to Macon, you have to stop by The Big House. it is the house where the Allman... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brad A
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Roswell, Georgia
Fantastic Collection of Memorabilia

Good review of rock and roll as it surrounded the Allman Brothers Band. Not only was there a... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
KatEagle
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Lanett, Alabama
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2321 Vineville Ave, Macon, GA 31204-3117
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are coming to Macon, you have to stop by The Big House. it is the house where the Allman Brothers lived together when they were in Macon. There are a lot of interesting bits of history here about the band. This is a...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Good review of rock and roll as it surrounded the Allman Brothers Band. Not only was there a wonderful collection of memorabilia of the Allman Brothers, but some of the rooms upstairs were restored as they were in the time they lived there. It was...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Even with our $2 senior discounts the $13 price of admission to this 2 story house filled with memorabilia was not worth the price of admission. The 3 of us should have passed and rambled on down the road ($5 each was our value threshold...More

Thank StrandsDanville
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Our stop here was an unplanned visit as we travelled from Statesboro to Athens. As a longtime fan I was awestruck by the items on display as well as by the music born in this house. I would also recommend a stop at Rose Hill...More

Thank Phil A
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Interesting history of the band. Knowledgeable host/hostess on site to answer questions or give more background.

Thank Amby S
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

From the minute I noticed the gate to incredible hospitality inside and the vast knowledge to answer every question with a fun story behind the answer. You will be greeted by the best host in the world. And everyone there is incredibly cool! Cannot say...More

Thank mkenney747
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

I took Thursday and Friday off from work and drove down from Nashville to Macon, GA to see the ABB Museum. As I was driving in Atlanta traffic, all I could think was this had better be worth it. Believe me, it was. I left...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2018

We have been ABB fans since 1971. My wife and I have always wanted to visit, and this year it happened. We're still talking (months later) about the outstanding exhibits and memorabilia that 'sent us' right back to the Brothers. We felt the vibes, and...More

Thank Dan L
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

A loving tribute to the ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND. Folks of a certain age will love this place and may even shed a tear or two. Much to see here and you will be pleased with the presentations. Great experience and is second only to GRACELAND....More

Thank msgttop
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

The Big House has more memorabilia than one can imagine, from guitars, a pool table, original furniture, clothes, and everything related to the history of the ABB. This house is a don't miss if in the Macon area. Duane's 1957 Gibson Les Paul gold top...More

Thank sharon28Atlanta_GA
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mlbwez
May 11, 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
May 11, 2017|
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Response from redatl | Reviewed this property |
Cutest B&B: 1842 Inn - see my review.
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Lqchar
January 23, 2017|
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Response from Leslie H | Reviewed this property |
You will want a picture of the gates! I passed by them 10 years wondering why they were mushrooms!
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