Gardens open

 

The health of our visitors and staff is our highest priority and we are committed to sharing the estate with guests in a safe manner. Below we have answered the most frequently asked questions about visiting the estate.

When are you open?

The estate is currently open Tuesday – Saturday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Is the Callaway home open for guided tours? 

The first floor of the Callaway home will reopen for tours on September 22. Tour sizes will be limited to 6 and masks will be required in the home.

What safety precautions have you implemented?

We are requiring social distancing of guests and employees interacting with guests must wear face masks or are separated by a Plexiglas barrier. One way traffic will be encouraged throughout the gift shop and theater. We are also following all CDC guidelines including signage, enhanced cleaning and procedures to minimize contact between people and surfaces.

What can I see at the estate?

Explore the exhibits and gift shop in the Visitor Center and view the orientation film. Afterward, take the walking path or tram to the home for a guided tour of the first floor and visit the historic garden for a self-guided tour using our garden map.

How are guests transported to the house and garden?

The garden is a 10 minute walk from the visitor center. We have a golf cart that we can use to transport guests to the garden if necessary. Seat capacity has been reduced to provide social distancing and surfaces are cleaned between each use.

Other recommendations?

We encourage all individuals from at risk populations or who have underlying conditions to exercise caution.

How much does it cost?

House and Garden tickets cost $15 for adults and $8 for students (age 7 to college). Garden Only tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students (age 7 to college). Ages 6 and under are free.

Questions?

Call 706-882-3242 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.), email info@hillsanddales.org or message us on social media.