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Davenport House Museum

324 E State St, Savannah, GA 31401-3411
+1 912-236-8097
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Federal-style home of master builder Isaiah Davenport restored to its early 19th century beauty. Owned and operated by Historic Savannah Foundation.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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324 E State St, Savannah, GA 31401-3411
+1 912-236-8097
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very interesting home. Well worth a visit. The Docent was very knowledgeable. There were so many details in this home. Difficult to imagine it being built in that time frame,

Thank Gwen T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We hopped off the trolley tour based on fantastic reviews. Once the tour started we realized we had wasted our time. Our tour guide was older and not a good story teller. We left the tour asking who the Davenports were. Once we googled it...More

Thank Amber O
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed touring this house, and it brought a different dimension to the tour of old homes, most of which were more luxurious.

Thank julie w
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to the Davenport. The young and old employees were in costume for the period. They put on a play as we joined them and walked through the rooms. It was so cool. Highly recommend it for the whole family.

Thank ReverendWesley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our party of four adults visited on a Sunday. Downtown parking can be tricky in Savannah, but we managed to find some nearby. The Davenport House is the only property owner by the Historic Savannah Foundation that is maintained as a house museum. Restored in...More

Thank M0ther_of_5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very knowledgeable staff that provide a great tour of the home. The tour takes about 45 minutes from start to finish. Tours start every 30 minutes. There is a small gift shop on the first floor. Really enjoyed touring this house.it is also a stop...More

Thank Valerie R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm glad we visited this old home. Our guide was very knowledgeable and it was well worth our time. I left my travel cup behind and they had it washed and waiting for me when I came back to see if I left it there....More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Davenport House has been accurately and carefully restored and furnished Colonial houses in Savannah. The docents are extensively trained to give you a wonderful, informative tour of the house and grounds. It has a nice gift shop, as well. The garden can be rented...More

1  Thank Diane K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Davenport house is a fun quaint tour. The house was built as a model to showcase Mr. Davenport's talents as a home builder. The home is also the foundation of the forming of the Historic Savannah Foundation. The home is furnished and decorated as...More

Thank Frozen_no_more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This house is really beautiful and well worth the tour. The guide was friendly and acknowledge. I felt like a learned a lot about the home and family.

Thank Taylor A
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20 May 2016|
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Response from twirler78 | Property representative |
The DH is open Monday through Saturday - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with tours every half hour. The last tour begins at 4 p.m. On Sundays the schedule is 1 to 4 p.m. - last tour beginning at 4 p.m. Usually visitors are added on the... More