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Tubman Museum

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Well planned Museum

This museum is near the Chamber of Commerce. And we decided to take a walk over to check to check... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
Diane P
Conover, WI
Well laid out and interesting exhibits,

Macon is a pleasant little town centre to visit, with good places to eat, and if you are going... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2017
Oxford, United Kingdom
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310 Cherry St, Macon, GA 31201-3319
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful building. Great exhibit on Harriet Tubman. A lot of other art exhibits from local artists. As a retired Sergeant Major I really appreciated the exhibit devoted to the Medal of Honor recipients. Great place to bring family and kids of all ages.

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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Huge building but not a lot of 'information'. Quite a lot of space devoted to art of dubious quality and very little about the black music of the area.

2  Thank DMH99
Reviewed April 10, 2018

This museum is near the Chamber of Commerce. And we decided to take a walk over to check to check it out. So glad we did. This is not just a museum that honors Harriet Tubbs and work she did but covers other people from...More

5  Thank Diane P
Reviewed March 9, 2018

The Tubman Museum is well worth a visit! I was lucky enough to meet the Founder the day I visited. the place is absolutely spotless. The exhibit on the first floor was incredibly moving and put a lot of things in perspective for me. The...More

3  Thank pgreen85
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Named after Harriett Tubman for her contribution to Black History, the museum offers history, art, sculptures of local and regional black activist, politicians, and citizens. There are two levels with multiple rooms. The art work and quilts really special. The quilts are made from a...More

2  Thank ericbJ4556SY
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Macon is a pleasant little town centre to visit, with good places to eat, and if you are going along the antebellum road, it is a good place to overnight. This museum is a gem with plenty of onstreet parking and very helpful staff. It...More

1  Thank eurilla
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Small museum ina very large facility. Quirky exhibits when we were there, enjoyed the artworks very much - but they rotate exhibits like most museums do, of course, so what you see when you visit might be different from the artists we saw when we...More

1  Thank mdfstephens2017
Reviewed July 17, 2017

The museum has a wonderful exhibit of Georgia artists. Good exhibit on Harriet Tubman and a good video of Otis Redding. It even has hidden surprises such as Little Richard's piano! Support this museum!

2  Thank KarenandJohnny
Reviewed July 13, 2017

We enjoyed learning about Harriet Tubman and other historical locals from Macon, GA. While we were there we also enjoyed a wonderful display on Otis Redding. They even had Little Richard's piano! The local artist gallery was amazing.

3  Thank CTMofamily
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Attention ************ new address is 310 Cherry St, Macon, GA 31201 opposite the Georgia Sports Hall of fame. I mention this as all my guide books had the old address. So the museum was nice and also the ladies there working but it is not...More

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June 12, 2018|
Response from Diane P | Reviewed this property |
That depends on how long you want to see the exhibits. We were there for almost 2 hours. it was worth it.