Isaiah Davenport House Museum

Savannah
The Coast

Isaiah Davenport House Museum

Isaiah Davenport House Museum

324 East State Street
Savannah, GA 31401

912-236-8097

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Brochures: Davenport House Museum

  • Early Bird Walking Tour of the Landmark Historic District’s East Side

    Early Bird Walking Tour of the Landmark Historic District’s East Side

    4/12/2014 to 4/26/2014

    Take an early morning walk through one of the oldest and most varied neighborhoods to learn how historic preservation has revitalized downtown Savannah. Tours led by the Davenport House director will introduce the personalities, structures and issues that have enthralled Savannah's preservation movement... read more

  • Tea in the Garden of the Davenport House

    Tea in the Garden of the Davenport House

    5/1/2014 to 5/30/2014

    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 with costumed interpreters in the garden.  read more

  • Discovering 1820s Savannah: Early Bird Walking Tour

    Discovering 1820s Savannah: Early Bird Walking Tour

    5/3/2014 to 5/31/2014

    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. Topics to include the Great Fire of 1820, the yellow... read more

  • Savannah's Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1820

    Savannah's Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1820

    10/3/2014 to 10/31/2014

    Participants in the living history performance experience the story of yellow fever's dreadful consequences, which transformed the bustling seaport of Savannah into a ghost town. The action commences with a war of words between competing local newspapers on the fever's outbreak and the municipal action... read more

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