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Top Pick for Black History Month

February 06, 2015

First Friday African American Heritage Tour

Have you ever wondered about Downtown Macon’s African American history? Macon’s rich history is filled with successful African Americans and their triumphs. Take a free trolley tour of Downtown Macon's African American legacy. The tours will highlight significant places and prominent African Americans from Macon. 

The tour stops at the The Ruth Hartley Mosley Women's Center for a reception, music and an exhibit by Historic Macon Foundation. Following the tours The Douglass Theatre will be show "Get on Up", a biographical film about singer James Brown.

Tours run from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. and run on a 20-minute loop (not including the reception). The tours start and finish in front of the Douglass Theatre. 

Trolley tours presented by First Friday and sponsored by Ruth Hartley Mosley Center, Douglass Theatre and Historic Macon Foundation. Powered by NewTown Macon.


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