Sidney Lanier Cottage


The Sidney Lanier Cottage House Museum, located at 935 High St. in Macon, is the birthplace of noted poet, musician and soldier, Sidney Lanier (1842-1881). The Cottage is open for guided tours Thursday–Saturday from 10AM to 4PM.  The Side Porch Gift Shop is also open during this time.

Historic Macon Foundation’s headquarters are located in the Cottage. Many Historic Macon events take place in the Cottage, and it is also a central location for committee and Board meetings.

The Cottage is also available for event rental.