Your Visit

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.

Our Museum

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.

Special Programs

The Davenport House offers before- and after- hours special tours, activities and living history programs throughout the year which enlivens the story it tells.

Fall's Big Show: Yellow Fever

Our award winning production’s final season

Dreadful Pestilence:  Savannah Yellow Fever of 1820BleedingYF13

A Frightful Entertainment Awaits . . .  Every Friday and Saturday in October!

A cast of character from Savannah’s past in a living history production about YELLOW FEVER.

October 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25 and 31

Reservations Recommended:  Call 912/236-8097 email

Advance: Adults $15, under 17 yrs. $10
At the Door:  Adults $17, Under 17 $15

For more information about this program (see the video) and others.

Real life is scarier than ghosts!!!



See our award winning videos!telly_logo[1]
“Isaiah Davenport: Portrait of a Master Builder” , 2014 Silver Telly Award for TV Programs, Segments or Promotional Pieces – Documentary.  See the link.
“Yellow Fever in Savannah”, 2014 Bronze Telly Award for Non-Broadcast Productions – Education.  See the link.


Exploring Life in 1820s Savannah and Celebrating Historic Savannah Foundation

Davenport Museum House VISITOR COMMENTS - July 2014

"My mother is an Art Historian and told us this was a must see!" "Great tour!" "Tour was very well done by Linda." "Great tour. Very detailed. Many thanks." "Excellent tour. Informative and entertaining." "Really good." "Fab tour." "Terrific tour." "Cierra is a great tour guide." "Awesome!" "Excellent guide." "Wonderful history and architecture. Great guide." "Wonderful. Would love to see what the kitchen was like." "Loved it." "Great tour. Beautiful house." "Great restoration work." "Outstanding." "Wonderful. Thanks, Marty." "Super." "Good job. Bella." "Betty was fabulous." "It was the bomb!" "Nice tour and great tour guide." "Lovingly cared for house. Great knowledge of history. Well worth the visit."