Visiting the Davenport House is essential in experiencing the history of Savannah and its historic preservation renaissance. For information about hours and options for your visit.
Throughout its fifty-years plus history as a museum, the Davenport House Museum has striven to provide visitors with a true and vivid encounter with a uniquely Savannah story.
The Davenport House offers two beautiful venues for weddings and special occasion rental.
The Davenport House offers before- and after- hours special tours, activities and living history programs throughout the year which enlivens the story it tells.
Summer at the Davenport House
The Davenport House Museum is open for tours all summer Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Tours begin every half hour and the last tour of the day begins at 4 p.m.
Tours last between 30 and 45 minutes depending on your interest and the number of people in your group.
Along with the fine house tour delivered by trained docents, visitors may view the Museum’s beautiful courtyard garden. Also in the above ground basement they may read exhibit panels, view a 7-minute video presentation on Historic Savannah Foundation’s transformation of the city and visit the Davenport House Museum Shop which specializes in uniquely Savannah gifts and mementoes.
Summer fun with an authentic flavor! The Davenport House is the real deal.
Exploring Life in 1820s Savannah and Celebrating Historic Savannah Foundation
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