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MILLEDGEVILLE, GEORGIA

Relive the Romance along Georgia's Antebellum Trail: Macon, Madison and Milledgeville

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Program #21657RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Experience the charm and gentility of the historic South as you journey along Georgia’s Antebellum Trail through the heart of Macon, Madison and Milledgeville! Beginning in the former capital city of Milledgeville, enjoy an expert-led exploration of the Governor’s Mansion — a National Historic Landmark — and experience the city via trolley. Marvel in the architecture of iconic mansions such as Heritage Hall in Madison, as well as the Cannonball House and Hay House in Macon. Live reenactments at historic sites tell stories of the Civil War, while traditional cooking and evening entertainment help you experience true Southern hospitality.


Highlights

• Admire the collections of the Tubman African American Museum and delve into Native American history at the Ocmulgee National Monument.
• Discover the writings of Joel Chandler Harris during an afternoon at the Uncle Remus Museum in Eatonton.
• Explore Madison and learn why it is renowned as one of the most beautiful villages in the world.

Activity Notes

Walking 1-3 miles per day. Most sites ADA accessible. Staff from Disability Services will be available to assist as needed with plenty of advanced notice.

Coordinated by Georgia College and State University.


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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances

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