17,000 Years of Continuous Human Habitation

Welcome to Ocmulgee National Monument this park is a memorial to the relationship of people and natural resources.  Native Americans first came here during the Paleo-Indian period hunting Ice Age mammals. Different cultures occupied this land for thousands of years.  The Mississippian culture arrived here around 900 constructing mounds for their elite. Today the mounds still remain for all to see.

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Ocmulgee Indian Celebration

Ocmulgee Indian Celebration

September 19-20, 2015 from 10:00am-5:00pm. Native American will be sharing their culture with dancing, singing, storytelling, and crafts.

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Nene Kerretv Trail

Nene Kerretv Trail "Path to Discovery"

The trail is to get more people active outdoors. The trail is 16miles in the Macon area. Once you have walk the 16 miles you will earn a t-shirt

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Civil War in Macon

Civil War in Macon

Two battles took place in Macon in July and November 1864.

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