Classic South / Thomson

Hickory Hill

502 Hickory Hill Dr
Thomson, GA 30824

706-595-7777 | 877-595-9777
  • Hickory Hill

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  • Barn exhibit -- Rural Free Delivery wagon

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  • Winter majesty

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  • Thomas E. Watson at Hickory Hill, 1919

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  • Watermelon seed extractor, c.1950

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  • East Parlor furnished with Watson family pieces

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  • Watson accepts the 1896 Vice-Presidential nomination

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  • Springtime at Hickory Hill

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  • Presidential campaign poster 1904

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  • Hickory Hill, c.1905

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  • Southern Leopard Frog on a fountain

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This 256-acre historic site features a magnificently restored, fully furnished Greek Revival mansion with historic farm buildings, woodland gardens, walking trails, fountains and terrific bird watching. Hickory Hill belonged to fiery Populist statesman Thomas E. Watson and was his home from 1900 until his death in 1922.

Hickory Hill is available for tours Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday group tours by advance appointment only; minimum 10 participants. Closed during school programs, on Sunday, and on major holidays. Please call ahead to ensure we are not closed for programming. 

Hickory Hill is not available for weddings, party rentals, professional photography or commercial/film shoots.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Tuesday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adults $3.00

    Children $1.00

    Groups with Advanced Reservation $1.00

    Seniors $2.00

    Activities

    Nature Trails

    Discounts

    Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Handicapped Accessible (Limited)

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available

    Near Interstate Highway

    20

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages