King Tisdell Cottage


514 E. Huntingdon St.
Savannah GA 31401


  • General Admission: $5.00 per person

This beautifully restored 1896 Victorian cottage is a museum highlighting the contributions of African-Americans to our nation's history, including the role African-Americans played during the Civil War. The architecture is significant for the unusually intricate gingerbread ornamentation of the porch and dormers. The King-Tisdell Cottage is an African-American heritage museum named for its African-American owners, Eugene and Sarah King, and Sarah King and Robert Tisdell. This museum of African-American Savannah and the Sea Islands is owned and operated by the King-Tisdell Cottage Foundation, which also owns and operates the Negro Heritage Trail Tours and the Beach Institute on the corner of Price and Harris Streets.

Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
Special Tags
  • Civil War Site
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