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Please be advised that Telfair Museums recognizes the Savannah Safe Pledge and the reinstatement of the Savannah/Chatham County mask mandate. Masks are required for visitors and staff at all three of our museum sites.
Please note: Telfair Museums is currently not offering in-person guided tours onsite due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however, educators, parents and students are invited to utilize Telfair’s free virtual student tour program and educator resources below.

 

Telfair Museums offers docent-guided group tours for all ages, pre-K through college. Students will be encouraged to look closely, think creatively, develop personal interpretations, and share in group discussion. All tours meet Georgia Performance Standards (GPS) and Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE). Choose from our exhibition tours or permanent collection tours or our Education team will work with you to create a tour that meets your learning objectives. Optional studio activities can be incorporated into your visit.

Virtual Field Trips Available:

Youthful Adventures: Growing Up In Photography
Frank Stewart (American, B. 1949)
Circle in the Square, Savannah, 2007
Chromogenic Print
30 x 40 inches
Museum purchase with funds provided by the Ronald J. Strahan Art Acquisition Endowment Fund, 2018.12
© Frank Stewart
Available through April 18, 2021, grades 4-12
This virtual field trip includes the following options:
  • On Demand Virtual Tour Video for Educators

Please contact Carey Daughtry at daughtryc@telfair.org to request access.

  • Live Virtual Tour via Zoom for Student Groups

Contact us for more information about this program and how we can customize your virtual visit. These group virtual tours are interactive and engaging, including guided discussion and an optional drawing and writing activity.

  • Online Educator Guide

Connects to Georgia curriculum standards in areas including visual arts, social studies, science, and language arts. Download is available HERE.

  • Self-guided Onsite Tour Option

Add on an on-site self-guided visit to the Jepson Center with a writing and sketching activity. Fees and health and safety protocols apply for on-site visits. On-site visits for student groups of 10 or less are available for a reduced group rate. Activity and supplies provided by the museum. Site visits require reservations. Contact Carey Daughtry at daughtryc@telfair.org to book a visit.

Collecting Impressionism: Telfair’s Modern Vision  

Available through January 31, 2021, grades 3-12
This virtual field trip includes the following options:
  • Live Virtual Tour via Zoom for Student Groups

Contact Art Tour and Docent Program Coordinator Carey Daughtry for more information and learn how we can customize your virtual visit.

  • PowerPoint Presentation

Exhibition images and gallery views for educators to provide additional visual thinking strategies discussions and visual arts connections for elementary grade level.

  • Flip Book Art Activity

Available as an online resource for download here for use at home or with student groups.

  • On-Site Group Visits

On-site visits for student groups of 10 or less are available for a reduced group rate. Site visits require reservations and are self-guided.

For information or to schedule a program, please contact Carey Daughtry, Art Tour and Docent Program Coordinator, for more information at daughtryc@telfair.org or by calling (912) 790-8827

Mailing Address
Telfair Museums
PO Box 10081
Savannah, GA 31412
Phone Number
912.790.8800
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