We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House

2321 Vineville Avenue, Macon, GA 31204-3117
+1 478-741-5551
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Must see for rock 'n' roll fans!

This is an unreal shrine to the legacy left by the Allman Brothers. So much memorabilia, The Big... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
brandonspeck
,
guntown, ms
IF YOU LOVE THE ABB, THIS IS A MUST!

I am a lifetime member of The Big House Museum and, if you visit it, you will understand why. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Renee S
,
Nederland, Colorado
Read all 228 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“southern rock” (16 reviews)
“blue sky” (8 reviews)
“music history” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
LOCATION
2321 Vineville Avenue, Macon, GA 31204-3117
CONTACT
Website
+1 478-741-5551
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (228)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an unreal shrine to the legacy left by the Allman Brothers. So much memorabilia, The Big House showcases what all legendary rock acts deserve to have in their honor and memory. Wendy toured us around and was incredibly knowledgeable and friendly. That the...More

Thank brandonspeck
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a lifetime member of The Big House Museum and, if you visit it, you will understand why. A beautiful setting, great exhibits, a small but good gift shop...you can easily spend a couple of hours here. The large painting of the original...and best...ABB...More

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great experience. Wanted to come here for years and it was worth the visit. Beautiful old home with tons of awesome ABB memorabilia. Highly recommend if you are a music history fan.

Thank gustaviusm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is well done and I could have spent more time going over the memorabilia. You get a sheet to guide you through the exhibits and also another sheet to direct you to other Allman related sites in town. They offered a military discount...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If your a fan of music history this is the place to go. Beautiful house filled with history and artifacts. It was great seeing where they jammed and wrote some of the most iconic southern rock songs.

Thank rgs0827
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I are teachers, today was our last day of school in Florida, and we headed to Macon. This was as a stopover to a wedding in Atlanta. We played Allman Brother's music on the way up, and stopped at the museum in...More

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent about 75 minutes browsing the big house - if you love their music, or are just a music fan in general you will love this. Tons of guitars, outfits, hand written lyrics and other oddments e.g. first pay check etc. Well worth the time!

1  Thank mafkikker
Reviewed 17 May 2017

On our recent road trip through Georgia, my daughter noticed we were going through Macon and found this great museum. We are all music lovers, and Allman brothers fans. The museum had so much music history and was displayed perfectly. They are very friendly and...More

1  Thank cgjandkel
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I'm not a devoted fan but was interested in seeing the Big House. I don't feel the museum is for the average visitor. there are hundreds of photos without any captions and very little biographical info.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The Allman Brothers Band is part of my musical heritage. I'm glad I discovered this great museum of everything ABB, It's small, but located in the house the band occupied for a few years in the '70's. Every conceivable memorabilia, trinket, artifact, instrument of historical...More

1  Thank Bodacious123
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Ingleside Village Pizza
373 reviews
.90 km away
The Back Burner Restaurant
126 reviews
.88 km away
Tropical Flava
70 reviews
.86 km away
The Brick
29 reviews
1.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hay House
228 reviews
2.19 km away
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
131 reviews
2.29 km away
Rose Hill Cemetery
151 reviews
2.05 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
mlbwez
Where is best hotel that is near.
11 May 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
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.
1
Vote
mlbwez
Will you be open your hours this weekend for any guests Where is good hotel to stay in macon that is close.
11 May 2017|
Answer
Response from redatl | Reviewed this property |
Cutest B&B: 1842 Inn - see my review.
0
Votes
Lqchar
Unfortunately, it will be closed when we are traveling through. Is it possible to get a picture from the gate?
23 January 2017|
Answer Show all 7 answers
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!
1
Vote