Springtime in Savannah!
Tea in the Garden at the Davenport House
Thursdays and Fridays in May 2018
Program dates and times: May 3, 4, 10, 11, and 17 at 4:15 p.m. and on May 18, 24, 25 and 31 at 5 p.m.
Reservations recommended. Limited attendance.
Length of Program: 60 to 75 minutes.
Learn about tea traditions and experience an early 19th century tea in Davenport House’s beautiful courtyard garden. Patrons will visit areas of the home where tea service took place and will participate in an afternoon tea given with costumed interpreters in the garden.
On inclement weather dates, tea will be taken inside the house museum.
The performance requires that guests be able to walk up and down stairs.
Early Bird’s Walking Tour: Discovering 1820s Savannah
Saturdays in May 2018
Program dates: May 5, 12, 19 and 26
Time: 8 a.m.
Length of Program: 120 minutes
Distance of Walk: 2.5 miles.
See what survives of the 1820s Savannah that master builder Isaiah Davenport knew. Beginning at the Davenport House Museum (1820) participants will walk by some of the finest examples of preservation in the city and learn about what no longer remains. Coffee and treats in the Davenport House garden will follow.