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Telfair Museums is pleased to offer visitors to Savannah group tours at special rates. Please see below for more information and contact Carey Daughtry at daughtry@telfair.org or 912.790.8827 if you have any questions.

 

Self-Guided Group Tours

Groups can independently browse the permanent collection and special exhibitions at the Jepson Center and Telfair Academy at their own pace. For your convenience, we offer suggested itineraries for visitors interested in art, history, and those who are visiting with families. Please note that group tours at the Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters are limited and require advance reservations.

 

Guided Group Tours

Groups can learn about Telfair Museums’ permanent collection or special exhibitions at the Telfair Academy and/or Jepson Center with tours led by docents, volunteer museum guides trained to enhance the educational experience of our visitors. Patrons will be encouraged to look closely, think creatively, develop personal interpretations, and share in group discussion. Reservations are required 3 weeks in advance. Group rate is available for 10+ visitors.

Guided tours of the Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters are led by Interpreters and are limited to number of visitors per group and time of day offered. Please fill out the group reservation form 4 weeks in advance to check for availability and options at this site. Group rate is available for 10+ visitors.

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Group Rates

Group Rates may not apply during special exhibitions.

Minimum group size: 10
Maximum group size: 60

  • Telfair Academy or Jepson Center self-guided – $9
  • Telfair Academy or Jepson Center with Docent Guide – $11
  • Telfair Academy and Jepson Center Docent-Guided – $17
  • Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters – call for pricing, by reservation only, limited availability

Special curator tours can be arranged for an additional fee.  Tours need to be booked and paid for two weeks prior to visiting.

 

Special Group Perks

We offer complimentary admission to each escort per group and group tour planner with a group.

We offer a 10% discount in our Jepson store the day of your tour (excludes sale and consignment items).

Accessibility

  • The Telfair Academy and Jepson Center for the Arts are fully accessible to all visitors.
  • All tours can be adapted to accommodate your group.
  • When making reservations, please notify us if your group has special needs.
  • With advance notice, we can provide a sign interpreter for the hearing-impaired.
  • Sign interpreters are also provided for various Telfair education lectures.
  • Read even more information on our Accessibility & Policies »

To book group tours contact Carey Daughtry, Tour and Docent Program Coordinator, at 912.790.8827.

Information about school tours can be found here.

Information for motorcoach tour operators can be found here.

*Please note: All other discounts, Free Family Days, Museum memberships and promotions do not apply to group admission rates or docent tours. Rates are subject to change. Payment and Cancellation Policy: Final headcount and payment are due two weeks in advance for group tours. No refunds/exchanges will be given with less than one-week advance cancellation. No refund/exchanges will be issued if attendance decreases less than one week before the tour.