Elegant Celebrations

at the Hayes Estate, Celina, Tennessee

Weddings. Private Gatherings. Community Events.


The Hayes Estate is home to The Hayes House and Farm in Celina, Clay County, Tennessee. The Edwardian-style mansion was built in 1912 and remained in the same family for more than a century.

Most recently The Hayes House was restored to its early 20th Century grandeur by Harry and Carmen Matthews, who welcome you to the Estate for your wedding or other private events.

Enhancing the Estate’s storied history are annual events held on the grounds of The Hayes House and throughout the Farm, including seasonal festivals, an annual market place and Christmas activities.

Additionally, The Hayes House is one of three properties offered as lodging through AirBnB as Tennessee Retreats. The others include a spacious home with an in-ground pool, Lafayette on the Green, situated near a 9-hole golf course in Macon County and a cozy log cabin in a lush rustic setting but with 2021 amenities.

As you explore our website, you’ll find inquiry forms for your convenience. Though this communication we can help you get started planning your wedding, baby or bridal shower, business retreat, family reunion or any other event. We’ll call you to discuss pricing and to find out other ways we can meet your needs at The Hayes House.

Let us be part of your memories.


Three Distinctive Lodging Options

Graphic that says Lafayette on the Green
graphic for website that says Log Cabin
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photo of the Hayes House with the double porches and upper dormer

The Hayes House, ca. 1916

Celina, Tennessee

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