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 - September 2014

"Truly excellent tour by Pat. Not rushed. Informative." "Pat really made the experience enjoyable. Very grateful." "Very nice tour." "Tour bus failed to stop but we found you!” "So much fun." "Susan was an excellent guide. Thank you for so much info." "Beautiful tour. Judy is the best!" "Great." "Great job!" "Beautiful restoration." "Marty was great! Beautiful home!" "Fantastic tour." "Wonderful." "It was gorgeous!" "Sage is wonderful!" "A+" "Nice piece of history." "Stunning house." "Superb example - thank you!" "Charmed!" "Awesome!" "Wonderful. Learned new things." ""Wonderful and enlightening." "Beautiful and informative." "Glad we came. Wonderful." "Beautiful home. Immaculately kept. Very informative guide." "Loved every detail." "Our guide was excellent." "Gayle, thank you for an excellent tour." "Very stylish and great restoration." "Amazing staircase and décor."