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.
Presented by the Award Winning team at the Davenport House.
Join us for the Davenport House’s Harvest Lecture Series
Program #1: True Womanhood: Women in the Early 19th Century South
Presented by: Dr. LeeAnn Caldwell, Professor of History, Director of the Center for the Study of Georgia History, Augusta University
Date and time: Monday, November 7, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
Program #2: Slavery in a Romantic Age: Mary Telfair’s Savannah
Presented by:Dr. Jeffery Robert Young, Professor, Georgia State University
Date and time: Monday, December 12, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
Exploring Life in 1820s Savannah and Celebrating Historic Savannah Foundation
VISITOR COMMENTS - September 2016"Great and beautiful house!" "Amazing! Learned a lot. Thanks." "Fabulous and Amazing!" "John gave as an excellent tour!" "Beautiful restoration work." "Love the place. Thank you!" "Unbelievable!" "Wonderful! Caroline was fabulous!" ""Great tour. Marty was a wonderful guide." " "John did a wonderful job with the tour." "Excellent docent. Very informative." "Great insights. Thank you." "Very well presented." “Great information. Knowledgeable guide." "Love, love, loved it!" "Our guide Marty was excellent!" "Anna was a great guide." "Great job, Bonnie!" "Beautifully restored." "Susan did a wonderful job with the tour. Thank you." "Magnificent! Very informative." "Awesome tour. Enjoyed it!" "So happy the house was restored." "Very cool!" "Well done!" "Bonnie rocks!"