Attractions List of Famous Macon Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Macon skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Macon architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Macon are included on this list. Information about these Macon buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Macon and older historic landmarks.

List below includes Gilbreath-McLorn House, Municipal Auditorium and more buildings.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Macon?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Macon. Famous architectural houses within the city of Macon are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.

City/Town: Macon, Georgia, USA

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Blees Military Academy was founded in Macon, Missouri by Colonel Frederick W. V. Blees, and operated from 1899 to 1907. Blees Military Academy was founded in September 1899 by Colonel Frederick Wm. V. Blees. Blees was a Prussian immigrant who arrived in Macon in 1889 to take over as headmaster of St. James Academy, an Episcopalian military school for boys. In 1896, Blees inherited his father's coal and iron mining interests in Germany, and he used his newfound wealth to benefit the City of Macon, including building commercial buildings, the town's first theater and sewage system; a local horseless carriage factory, the First National Bank of Macon, and financing the paving of the town's ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Macon, Missouri, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1898

Style: Romanesque architecture

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Cannonball House


The Cannonball House located in Macon, Georgia, United States was constructed in 1853. The house was named the Cannonball House because of cannonball-inflicted damage sustained during the Civil War. The house was built using an authentic Greek revival architectural style and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The recreated meeting rooms of the Adelphean and Philomathean societies can be found on display inside the house. The entire house is furnished to the 1853 period. The rear of the Cannonball House is occupied by a two-story kitchen built of hand-molded brick. The upper level of this house formerly served as servants' quarters. Few structures of this type remain in ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Macon, Georgia, USA

Style: Greek Revival

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Capt. R. J. Anderson House


City/Town: Macon, Georgia, USA