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
VISITOR COMMENTS - July 2015"Sage the teen host was outstanding & very knowledgeable. Great job!" "Very interesting." "Excellent tour. Thank you, Sage." "Loved it!" "Beautiful" "Mary was great - totally adorable & very knowledgeable." "Awesome!" "Fabulous! Very knowledgeable." "Bonnie was great!" "Amazing!" "Ms. Betty - great guide." "Lovely." "Really enjoyed the tour. Amazing house." "We love Savannah!" "Great guide. Enjoyed the details of the wallpaper.” "Great job. Keep it up." "Most excellent." "Very interesting. Thanks, Linda." "Linda was awesome!" "Awesome house. Awesome tour guide!" "Wonderful and educational. Beautiful home!!" "Wonderful piece of restoration work!" "Lovely home & story of ladies who cared about restoration!" "Sick!!" "Spectacular!" "Outstanding docent (Ms. Toth). Beautiful home." "Great story , history and preservation!" "Thank you for not only showing the house but teaching about preservation." "Awesome look back into the family's history!" "Rad." "Mary gave an informative, fun tour." "This tour was very informative! Thanks, Wilma." "Awesome. Marty is great!" "Great tour and very well informed tour guide." "Excited for my 3 sons to tour & hear history of home." "Great job with conservation efforts!!" "So glad it's still here!" "Bello!" "Mitzi was excellent."