Hay House, a property of The Georgia Trust, offers an array of events and programs throughout the year.

Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Second and Fourth Saturdays of the Month
10:15 a.m.

Hay House
934 Georgia Avenue
Macon, GA 31201

This specialty tour provides guests with a behind-the-scenes look at areas of Hay House that are not accessible on the regular tour. Guests will have the opportunity to see the wine cellar, secret room, balcony, and attic. The spectacular 360-degree view of Macon from the widow’s walk is a must-see! This tour lasts approximately 2 hours.

There are many stairs in the house. Though the building is wheelchair accessible and has a small elevator, there are still many stairs involved on this tour. The house’s elevator only goes to the 3rd level. Behind-the-Scenes tours cover all seven levels, so dress comfortably!

Event ticket: $35 per person
Reservations with advanced payment are required. Registration is limited to 15 people maximum.

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Santa at Hay House

Saturday, Dec. 2, 2023, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Bring the family.
Sunday, Dec. 3, 2023, 12-5 p.m. Bring your pet! (scroll down for details)

Hay House
934 Georgia Avenue
Macon, GA 31201

Experience the magic of Christmas at Hay House with a visit from Santa! Dressed in all its Christmas finery, Hay House will provide the perfect setting for photos with Santa. After visiting Santa, little ones will squeal with delight when they receive a special Christmas bag full of holiday goodies. Includes one 4″x6″ professional print and one Christmas bag per child. Additional prints can be purchased at the event.

Event ticket: $50 per family. Includes admission for up to four children. Groups with more than four children should register for an additional time slot.

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Sunday, Dec. 3, 12-5 p.m.

Pet Day features appointments with Santa for your pets. As long as your pets are friendly and well behaved, they’re invited! Children are welcome to be in the pet photo for an additional $10 fee taken the day of the event.

Event ticket: $40 per family

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PLEASE NOTE: Each 15-minute time slot accommodates two families. Due to the limited number of appointments with Santa, guests are strongly encouraged to make their family’s appointment online. Walk-ups will be subject to availability.

  • If you wish to use your own cell phone, camera, video equipment, or other technology, you may use your own camera for an additional $20 fee payable at the event.
  • If you want to purchase the digital images, you may do so for an additional $32 payable at the event.
  • Purchase the combo of digital prints and use your own camera for a reduced $50 fee, payable at the event.
  • Digital images are sent out within 48 hours of the end of the event.


Hay House Holiday Brunches

Thursday, December 7, and Friday, December 8, 2023
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Hay House
934 Georgia Avenue
Macon, GA 31201

Enjoy a sumptuous, holiday brunch followed by a self-guided tour of the “Palace of the South” dressed in all its Christmas finery. Guests will receive a 10% discount on select items in the museum gift shop. Perfect for a holiday lunch with friends, co-workers or family!

Event ticket: $45 per person

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