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Rose Hill Cemetery

1091 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201-1913
478-751-9119
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A Beautiful Historic Cemetery

I was staying in Macon and came upon a brochure for places to visit. Rose Hill was close by so I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laura F
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Chicago, Illinois
Beautiful area

Interesting area to visit and seeing many ancient and beautiful headstones and memorials. My aunt... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jhwilli2204
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Perry, Georgia
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An example of a 19th-century cemetery park.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1091 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201-1913
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was staying in Macon and came upon a brochure for places to visit. Rose Hill was close by so I wandered over. I was awed by the beauty and upkeep of this cemetery. To my surprise, it is also the final resting place of...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting area to visit and seeing many ancient and beautiful headstones and memorials. My aunt is buried there in one of the memorials that contain drawers.

Thank jhwilli2204
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Rose Hill is where The original (and best) Allman Brothers Band shot many of their promo photos, wrote songs based upon headstones, etc. In addition, Duane Allman, Berry Oakley and, now, Gregory Allman are all buried there alongside one another. The cemetery was established in...More

1  Thank Renee S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This cemetery contains many beautiful and even historic grave sites. There is a confederate soldier section as well as a wonderful Jewish section. It was designed to be walked and has enough hills to provide a challenge, or you can drive through it. The markers...More

2  Thank Daryl H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

With Duane Allman and Berry Oakley being buried here among other notable people from Georgia's past this is a cemetery to come and see. It is also on the US National Register of Historic Places.

1  Thank jaxkapp
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a historic cemetery in Macon that contains the grave of Duane Allman as well as other famous Macon residents. There are many nice head stones to see that show a lot of history. Daune is buried in the Carnation section which is not...More

3  Thank Petergun1962
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We explored for about half an hour. Some nice monuments but most were not very impressive. One section has some 800 confederate gravesites. Setting and terracing on the rolling hills is well dome.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Rose Hill cemetery is an easy drive or walk from downtown. We were drawn there with the idea of seeing Duane Allman and Berry Oakley's grave sites. They are clearly marked and stand out from the other graves because of the care they receive. The...More

3  Thank Bodacious123
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My final day on the road involved a visit to two sacred places that probably wouldn’t be on most people’s must see stops. But in some strange way, they seemed appropriate in the context of the drive from Annapolis to Tallahassee. The first was in...More

4  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We took a drive through the narrow roads of this old cemetery. The character of the head stones and statues aren't made like this anymore.

1  Thank Jessica S
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