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All reviews gardens are beautiful amazing models beautiful ship titanic sinking scale model glass cases old mansion on display nice gift shop self guided tour civil war exhibits scrimshaw sailors house uss skiing
Of all the Museums in Savannah right now this is still one of the classist , most tasteful and truest to it's history that Savannah has left . There are other home museums and other venues that might be worth the while but many are...More
We were there on November 2nd on the day of a marathon in Savannah. All of the doors were locked. We later heard that they had shutdown due to the marathon and were opening late. But... no one put up a sign advising of that.
The detailing of the model ships is fantastic. Talking with the docent I learned that before construction begins on any ship the builder researches the vessel to find out all he can about it so as to build an exact replica of that ship. Detail...More
I got the Groupon deal and visited with my boyfriend. They really do a nice job with displays. Some very interesting Maritime and Savannah history. Interesting and nice relics. Definitely a nice break to learn some history at a leisurely pace. Not sure young kids...More
Gardens around the house great. Being set up for a reception in the gardens while we were there. The museum is models, explanations. Generally lighting could have been better but they do let you use phones. Focus is on Savannah/Civil War in the area.
Thoroughly enjoyable visit. 2 stories of exhibits but my favorite was all of the ship models done in the same scale. Lots of information and ties to Savannah. Would visit again. Was able to purchase tickets for museum in advance through Groupon which made it...More
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