The Coast / Savannah

Telfair Academy

121 Barnard St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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  • Telfair Academy

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  • The Jepson Center for the Arts

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  • Rotunda Gallery

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  • The Jepson Center for the Arts interior

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  • The Owens-Thomas House

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  • Owens-Thomas House Veranda

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The Telfair Museum of Art traces its history from 1886 when the Telfair family home opened to the public as an art museum and school. It now boasts three diverse sites -- the original building, the Telfair Academy , a National Historic Landmark building; the Owens-Thomas House, also a National Historic Landmark; and the Jepson Center for the Arts, a contemporary building which houses 20th- and 21st-century art and travelling exhibitions. Designed by internationally acclaimed architect Moshe Safdie, the 64,000-sq. ft. Jepson Center for the Arts is a state-of-the-art museum facility.Over the years the Telfair has become an invaluable confluence of arts, culture and history that reaches out to its audience through a diverse schedule of exhibitions and programs. Among the city's most-visited attractions.  One admission ticket will allow guests to visit all 3 Telfair sites.  

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adult 3- site pass $20.00

    Children Under 12 Free

    Members $0.00

    Military /Seniors $18.00

    Students (K-College) 3-site pass $15.00

    Facility Amenities

    Guided Tours / Guide Available, Public Restrooms

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages