Historic Homes, Travel

The Hay House

The construction on the Hay House began in 1855 and continued into 1859. It was built in the Italian Renaissance Revival style. The Parlor The 18,000-square-foot mansion spans four levels and is crowned by a two-story cupola. The house if absolutely beautiful and has soaring ceilings on all levels. The largest pocket door I have ever seen… Continue reading The Hay House

Museum, Travel

Midway Congregational Church

This beautiful church came to my attention through the Historic Rural Churches of Georgia Page on Facebook. If you love old country churches I would highly recommend checking out their page. The Midway Congregational Church was established in 1754 and the first meeting house was built in 1756. This meeting house housed the church until… Continue reading Midway Congregational Church

Historic Homes, Museum, Travel

Colonial Midway Museum

History of the Museum: The Midway Museum is a reproduction of an 18th century plantation cottage that was constructed in the mid 20th century. It was designed in a raised style due to the high water table in the area and is typical of early homes in this area of Georgia. The architect of the… Continue reading Colonial Midway Museum