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.
Exciting time at the DH in February and March – Madeira, Tea and Oysters!!
“POTABLE GOLD”: SAVANNAH’S MADEIRA TRADITION
Friday and Saturday evenings in February 2015
PROGRAM DATES: February 20 (SOLD OUT), 21, 27 (SOLD OUT) and 28
TIME: 5:30 p.m. (except 2/14 when the program will begin at 7:30 p.m.)
Experience the historic atmosphere of the Davenport House while learning about and tasting a unique and flavorful wine.
The performance requires that guests be able to walk up and down stairs and maneuver in the candlelit rooms.
TEA AT MRS. DAVENPORT’S
Thursday and Fridays in March 2015
PROGRAM DATES AND TIMES: March 5, 6, 12, 13 and 19 at 5 p.m.; March 20, 26 and 27 at 4:15 p.m.
Learn about tea traditions and experience an early 19th century tea with costumed interpreters.
The performance requires that guests be able to walk up and down stairs.
2015 OYSTER ROAST TO BENEFIT THE DAVENPORT HOUSE
March 7, 2015 from 3 to 6 p.m.
Private Garden on Bluff Drive, Isle of Hope
Exploring Life in 1820s Savannah and Celebrating Historic Savannah Foundation
VISITOR COMMENTS - January 2015"Very nice!" "Excellent tour." "Very fancy!" "Favorite shop!" "Happy New Year 2015!" "Great house & tour!" "Great experience!" "Fun!" "Fascinating!" "Beautiful. Great learning experience!" "Excellent guide and well worth a visit." "Awesome." "Cool." "Beautifully restored." "Gorgeous." "Very historical." "Would love to live here!" "Thank you for a really great tour." "Intrigued to see a home for the middle class." "Very impressive. Congratulations!" "Amazing." "Marty's our favorite guide!" "Very good docent - Susan."