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Davenport House Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
324 E State St, Savannah, GA 31401-3411
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We showed up with pre paid tickets at 4:01-4:02 pm per my iphone. The woman handling the desk had already locked the door. I knocked, she came out showed me Her watch said 4:05pm. She would not allow us in to join a tour that...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kristin K
twirler78, Manager at Davenport House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

The management of the Davenport House Museum apologizes for your experienced yesterday. The employee in question will be reprimanded and your review will be used in staff training. If you return we will refund the prepaid admission you were unable to use and provide you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the House as part of a tour. The house is incredible and the architectural design is breath taking. It’s heart warming that they are taking the time to finish bringing the house back to its original splendor.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MelPat1971
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant staff that had a tour starting five minutes after my boyfriend and I arrived, so I’m not sure what the daily schedule is, but this one was at 2pm. The house is not the most historically important home in the area, but it is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank glinrae
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The docents at the Davenport House give the most informative tour of a historically preserved home in Savannah. I've brought guests many times and each time I have been impressed. Cute gift shop.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Joyce H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not the biggest or best home but a goos representation of what homes at the time were like. Worth seeing.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank roydmartinezsa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a stunningly beautiful home and we learned so much about the history of this family and of Savannah. I loved that we got to get a glimpse inside the lives of the people that helped to build the city and to able to tour...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Davenport house is a nice example of upper middle class Savannah. It is the only house we visited. The tour was nice. The young man giving the tour was well versed in the history of the house and was able to answer all of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

With all the Historic Places to go in Savannah, this tour is a must. The Tour Guide is very knowledgeable and helpful to answer all questions. A very beautiful tour. The shop has a variety of historic gift items and enjoyable to browse even if...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

Hear how 7 woman of Savannah started the preservation and historical society aimed at saving homes and history vs tearing them down. Very interesting to hear how they saved Savannah on becoming just another modern city. Enjoy the beautiful architecture created by a simple carpenter...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Lori S
Reviewed July 2, 2019

3.5 stars! Had a sweet, knowledgeable guide on our tour. She even referenced other houses that she thought we might enjoy, which I appreciated. We experienced a lot of that in Savannah though - with one establishment recommending another, etc. I loved that willingness to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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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