Davenport House Museum is an important Savannah landmark. Davenport House volunteers are essential to the daily operation of the site.


Davenport House Museum volunteers are essential to the daily operation of the site.  Whether your interests are gardening, history, research, social or retail, the Davenport House Museum needs you!


The Junior Interpreter Program is open to coastal Georgia youth ages 14 to 18 years who wish to learn about the historic site, the principals of historic interpretation and customer service. 


Each summer the Davenport House Museum posts an Historic Preservation Intern to assist with the Museum’s annually maintenance review and collections inventory.


Please Support the DH!

Friends Benefits

1. Free admission to the Davenport House Museum for up to 5 people
2. 20% discount in the Davenport House Museum Shop
3. Bi-annual members’ newsletter
4. Acknowledgement of your stewardship in museum publications
5. Invitations to social events and programs
6. The knowledge that you are supporting the Davenport House Museum, the catalyst for the organized preservation movement in Savannah and a first-rate house museum

Davenport house Museum PEOPLE

The DH boasts over 55 active adult volunteers and 35 Junior Interpreters, who are teenage volunteers. Advising the staff is the Davenport House Museum Committee. The governing body of the Davenport House Museum is the Historic Savannah Foundation Board of Directors which is also a community-based, volunteer organization.


912/233-7938 – FAX


324 E. State Street
Savannah, GA 31401



Monday – Saturday | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday | 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
The last tour begins daily at 4 p.m.

The Davenport House Museum is closed on the following holidays:
Thanksgiving Day | Christmas Eve and Day |
New Year’s Eve and Day | St. Patrick’s Day

February Programs:  Potable Gold  - Savannah's Madeira Tradition & Valentine's Day Weddings in the Garden!