Historic Heartland / Macon

The Cannonball House

856 Mulberry St
Macon, GA 31201

478-745-5982
  • The Cannonball House


The Cannonball House is an 1853 Greek Revival home built by Judge Asa Holt. The house was struck by Federal artillery in July 1864 during General George Stoneman's Cavalry raid. The house contains the founders' furniture for the two oldest sororities in the world, Adelphean and Philomathean. In addition the house has a Confederate military collection as well as other period furnishings. The original brick kitchen and servants quarters still stands behind the main structure. An English garden surrounds the house and kitchen.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adult - Students $6.00 - $3.00

    Discounts

    Group Discount, Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    16, 75

    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages