Macon County Georgia

Board of Commissioners' Office
121 South Sumter Street
Oglethorpe, Georgia 31068

Andersonville National Historic Site


Tourist attractions abound in Macon County.

In addition to Andersonville National Historic Site, the beautiful headquarters of the American Camellia Society is just outside of Marshallville,  there is a historic driving tour of the county. Whitewater Creek Park offers hiking and camping, and tourists may also visit a large Mennonite community that runs Yoder's Deitsch Haus Restaurant, Bakery and Gift Shop.

Annual celebrations include the Festival of Camellias, the Crape Myrtle Festival, the Beaver Creek Festival, and the Oglethorpe Fall Festival. More information about these events can be found on our festivals page.

Photo by Mark Tisdale,