Historic Heartland / Macon

Otis Redding Statue at Ocmulgee Heritage Trail Gateway Park

Riverside Drive & MLK Jr. Blvd
Macon, GA 31201

  • Otis Redding Statue at Ocmulgee Heritage Trail Gateway Park

Legendary musician Otis Redding is memorialized in a life size statue at beautiful Gateway Park, trailhead of the Ocmulgee River Heritage Trail. Sit with him on the dock, hum your favorite Otis tune, picnic on the grassy hillside overlooking the river or drop a line for the catch of the day. For information on special events held throughout the year at Gateway Park, www.newtownmacon.com To see more on Otis Redding, be sure to stop in at the Georgia Music Hall of Fame, the state's official music museum which features legendary performers from all musical genres. Located 200 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd in downtown Macon. Visit www.georgiamusic.org

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Monday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Thursday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Friday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Saturday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Open Year 'Round

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages