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Hay House, Macon

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#2 of 7 in Historic Sites in Macon
The Hay House is a stunning historical landmark in the heart of Macon, Georgia. Built from 1855 to 1859 in the Italian Renaissance Revival Style, the Hay House is open for tours, weddings, and events. One of Georgia’s most distinguished structures, the Johnston-Felton-Hay House in Macon was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1974. The house itself contains more than 18,000 square feet in 24 principal rooms.
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  • They call this historic home the Palace of the South, and it’s easy to see why. I shopped here to break up my trip from Atlanta to Savannah. The home features beautiful woodworking, painting, floors, ...  more »
  • Fascinating architecture and tour of National Historic Register home. Pay an extra $4 per person to go to the top floor and step outside the cupola for a scenic view of town. Tour guide Tom was terrif...  more »
  • My wife and I have visited many historic homes, but our experience was incredible. Lot's of times you are limited to how many areas you can see, but there is much to see here. Pretty incredible lookin...  more »
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  • Wonderful ,beautiful place to visit or to host a party ,tea,luncheon,wedding!! You can't go wrong with this place !! It has so much history and the architecture is stunning!! The staff is very knowledgeable and very polite and willing to help you with any questions. If you need to schedule a event the event planner is very helpful !! My suggestion is to ask for the events manager !! He is polite and knowledgeable about how to make your event memorable!!!
  • This place is pretty cool! You get to see a lot of unique architectural features, cutting edge period technology and a friendly, knowledgeable staff. The house is still being restored so not all of the rooms are available to see.
  • This house museum is mind blowing. Elliot is a great tour guide
  • We had a wonderful time. The tour guy was very informative and nice.
  • Really really neat place. A must-see see if you're a tourist in Macon. I'm constantly surprised that people who have lived in Macon for so long and never been.
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