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Hay House

934 Georgia Ave, Macon, GA 31201
+1 478-742-8155
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Tour of historic home

The Hay House is so beautiful inside. It has beautiful tall pocket doors and ornate fixtures and... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Darien, Georgia
Mixed Feelings

In its day, it was probably very beautiful. The house is currently being renovated. When it is... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Tampa, Florida
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An Italian Renaissance villa open for public touring.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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934 Georgia Ave, Macon, GA 31201
+1 478-742-8155
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Hay House is so beautiful inside. It has beautiful tall pocket doors and ornate fixtures and just beautifully done inside. Our guide was excellent and knew his history. The were way ahead of their time with an elevator and many other features, our favorite...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

In its day, it was probably very beautiful. The house is currently being renovated. When it is finished, it will be a splendor to see. The guide was good. The house was hot. I thought the price of the ticket was high for the attraction.

Thank 855GlennP
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We stopped in Macon at this beautiful home on our way from Atlanta to Savannah. We were a few minutes late for the tour, but the docent, Tom, kindly allowed us to join the tour that had just started. Several other guests joined us later...More

Thank RDC72
Reviewed 20 July 2017

A antibellum Mansion in great shape it shows many antiques and beautiful articive constuction that show the Money they spent in the 1840's

Thank Glenn H
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Hannah, our tour guide, did an excellent job. The home was beautiful and so much history but we couldn't see the top floors due to the heat

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

could not find the parking but there is always space along the street. Was the only visitor when I arrived so I got a single guided tour.This is one of the nicest historic houses I have seen so far in Georgia.Remarkable luxuries for that time,...More

Thank eva1500
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This tour was amazing! The house has so much history and is very well maintained. The tour guide was full of information and there are artifacts that go back to the war. I was in love with this house and imagining the thought on building...More

Thank DrJanine K
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

For my 44 birthday my tour the property and took family photos. It has been years since I seen the home but the staff as really keep up the civil War home. It was beautiful.

Thank myfamilyfam
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I visited Hay House with my daughter and we ended up getting a private tour. Fascinating tour ; we learned a lot! I am really glad that we took this time to visit this mansion !

Thank Simone K
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Beautiful restoration constNtly in progress. The mansion has so many great features but I have a particular affinity to the advanced technical innovations so early for their time. Great stories.

Thank Beverly N
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Penny L
5 November 2016|
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Response from hayhouse | Property representative |
Our regular guided tour covers the first three floors of the house. The tour itself generally takes about 45 minutes to one hour. We also offer our Top of the House tour on a daily basis. This tour is optional and costs an... More
Susan C
12 June 2016|
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Response from RRF-51 | Reviewed this property |
Michael is correct. The tours are hourly. There is a $4 extra charge to see the upper levels or $20 at certain times for the "behind the scenes" tour. All very worth it.
24 April 2015|
Response from hayhouse | Property representative |
Photography of the interior is not permitted on our regular walk in guided tours. This has become our policy because those taking pictures may distract our docents or other guests from the tour. We want our guests to enjoy... More