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.

December at the Davenport House

The Holiday 2017 Schedule at the Davenport House Museum:  The Museum will be closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1, 2018.  Note:  December 26 through 30 the house will be open for both daily tour and Holiday Tours by Candlelight.

Please note: The lecture has filled with seating commitments.

Understanding Our Foodways with
Damon Lee Folwer

Savannah’s own Damon Lee Fowler will speak on The Antebellum Cook and the Origins of Low Country Cuisine in this free public lecture.  A noted food writer, cookbooks author and historic, Fowler will convey the uniqueness of Low Country cooking and its historic cuisine.

Call the DH to reserve a place for this community program.  912-236-8097
Monday, December 11 at 6:30 pm
Kennedy Pharmacy, 323 E. Broughton Street, Savannah



DH Celebrates End-of-Year Holidays – November 24 through December 31 – culminating in Holiday Evening Tours by Candlelight – December 26 through 30.

Tickets to Holiday Evening Tours by Candlelight (12/26-12/30)


Recommendation: One of the “six best museums in Savannah”

Join us for a sing along!

See our virtual view!

Exploring Life in 1820s Savannah and Celebrating Historic Savannah Foundation

Davenport Museum House Comments from the Davenport House Guest Register - November 2017. "Awesome." "Great tour! Very informative and enjoyable." "Outstanding." "Wonderful tour by Rose Ann!" "Fascinating!" "Good job!" "Loved it!" "Absolutely amazing! Great job, guys!" "Great guide." "The tour was very insightful." "Best tour ever. Lots of information!" "Don was super. Terrific home!" "Tour guide was as awesome as the house." "John was great. So was the house." "Awesome tour." "Fabulous." "So grand!" "Excellent! Very informative." "Loved our docent. Excellent tour!" "Wonderful. Really painted a good picture of what life was like at the time." "Rose Ann was amazing and knowledgeable." "Amazing tour guide. Beautiful house." "Wonderful tour guide." "Wonderful renovation. Marty rocks!" "Amazing, especially our tour guide Marty!” "Saw film online. Wanted to see it in person." "Such a great house! Tour was super informative. Thanks!" "Excellent museum!" "Isaac - very knowledgeable and funny! Great docent!" "Delightful tour guide." "Such a beautiful house! Will return for the wine tour." "Very beautiful house & love the history!" “Great tour! Susan was very illustrative & likeable. Thanks for preserving this historic landmark." "Excellent job by Susan, very knowledgeable and interesting." "The house is very beautiful & so fascinating to learn about."