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Details: Georgia’s Antebellum Trail

DETAILS
GETTING THERE

Multiple airlines offer nonstop flights from all three Washington-area airports to Atlanta, which is about

80 miles from both Macon and Athens, Ga.

WHERE TO STAY

1842 Inn

353 College St., Macon

877-452-6599

www.1842inn.com

No two rooms are alike in this luxury inn built in 1842. Rooms from $189.

Foundry Park Inn and Spa

295 E. Dougherty St., Athens

706-549-7020

www.foundryparkinn.com

A stylish, classic hotel near downtown and the University of Georgia. Rooms from $89.

Madison Oaks Inn and Gardens

766 East Ave., Madison

706-343-9990

www.madisonoaksinn.com

Beautiful bed-and-breakfast with four rooms from $195.

WHERE TO EAT

Old Clinton Bar-B-Q

4214 Gray Hwy., Gray

478-986-3225

www.oldclintonbbq.com

Consistently voted best barbecue in Georgia. Very casual. Full barbecue plates from $7.

Jackson’s on Sinclair

3065 N. Columbia St., Milledgeville

478-453-9744

Popular lakeside restaurant featuring American comfort food. Entrees from $12.

The National Restaurant

232 W. Hancock Ave., Athens

706-549-3450

www.thenationalrestaurant.com

Mediterranean-style food and wine in a Southern setting. Entrees from $20.

WHAT TO DO

Uncle Remus Museum

214 S. Oak St., Eatonton

706-485-6856

www.uncleremusmuseum.org

Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed for lunch), Sunday 2-5 p.m. $5, seniors and students $4, ages 5-12 $3. Family rate (up to five members) $15, each additional member $3.

State Botanical Garden

of Georgia

2450 S. Milledge Ave., Athens

706-542-1244

www.botgarden.uga.edu

Daily 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Visitors center open Tuesday-Saturday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sunday 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Free, donations accepted.

Hay House

934 Georgia Ave., Macon

478-742-8155

www.hayhousemacon.org

Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 1-4 p.m. $11, seniors and military $10, children and students $7, younger than 6 free.

INFORMATION

www.antebellumtrail.org

M.A.A.

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