17,000 Years of Continuous Human Habitation

Welcome to Ocmulgee National Monument. This park is a prehistoric American Indian site.  American Indians first came here during the Paleo-Indian period hunting Ice Age mammals. Many different American Indian cultures occupied this land for thousands of years.  Around 900 CE, the Mississippian Period began. They constructed mounds for their elite, which remain today.

2016 Ocmulgee Indian Celebration

2016 Ocmulgee Indian Celebration

Our annual Indian Celebration will be held on September 17th & 18th 2016. From 10:00-5:00. Admission is charged

Earth Lodge Floor is 1000 Years Old

Earth Lodge Floor is 1000 Years Old

This year the park is celebrating the Earth Lodge Floor turning 1000 years old!

Butterfly Bio Blitz 2016

Butterfly Bio Blitz 2016

Join the park for the 4th annual Butterfly Bio Blitz on August 20, 2016 9:00 am-3:00 pm. Free Event

Celebrate 100 years of the National Park Service through photography

Celebrate 100 years through photography

Join us on August 25th from 5pm to 7pm to celebrate the 100th Birthday of the National Park Service with an exhibit of photography

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1207 Emery Hwy
Macon, GA 31217

Phone:

(478) 752-8257 x222
Our phones will only be answered during business hours 8:30 AM -5:00 PM 7 days a week.

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