Skip to main content
Enjoy free weekends for locals through August 28! Counties included: Chatham, Bryan, Effingham, and Liberty (Georgia), and Beaufort and Jasper (South Carolina)
*excludes Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters

Please Note: Joe's at the Jepson will be closed Thursday, 8/11 through Sunday, 8/21. The café will re-open on Monday, August 22.
Please Note: The Telfair Academy will be closed from 8/22-8/26. The Academy will resume operations on Saturday, 8/27.
Learn More
Loading Events

Free to members or with museum admission. To register, please contact Calli Laundré at 912.790.8807 or laundrec@telfair.org.

Telfair continues its series of curator-led tours and artist talks on Sunday afternoons. Come by for a walk- through or artist’s lecture to learn more about the museum’s exhibitions. Parking in downtown Savannah is free on Sundays, and the talks are free to Telfair members.

Before Midnight: Bonaventure and the Bird Girl
Speaker Harry DeLorme, Senior Curator of Education will discuss Sylvia Shaw Judson’s iconic sculpture Bird Girl within the context of the history and art of Bonaventure Cemetery. Made famous by Jack Leigh‘s photograph for the cover of John Berendt’s bestselling novel of Savannah, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Judson’s sculpture was removed from the cemetery to Telfair Museums where it has been enjoyed by visitors for decades