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The Owens-Thomas House is considered by architectural historians to be one of the finest examples of English Regency architecture in America. Inspired by classical antiquity, this style of architecture takes its name from England’s King George IV...more
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This home museum makes an excellent effort to recreate what these magnificent homes looked like when inhabited. Period furniture and artwork, sometimes even the originals, occupy the rooms. This is a stop on the hop-on-off trolley tours. It takes about an hour, after you get...More
The Owens-Thomas House a classic home built in 1816 and is located on Oglethorpe Square in the historical section of Savannah. Tour are given every hour and they are delightful. Incredibly well maintain home , make sure to visit the slave quarters and enjoy the...More
Lacey was a gem and I had a great time. She knew what she was talking about. I like how she began the tour with a great timeline and seemed to have a focused history of the house. I will definitely come back! I wish...More
MaryT3783, Manager at Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago
Thank you for your comments; we will make sure to share them with Lacey.
We hope that you were able to also visit the Telfair Academy (and take the Mansion to Museum tour) and the Jepson Center (to see the Monet to Matisse exhibition on...More
This was such a disappointing and terrible way to end our day of touring Savannah. Shame on you. I would not recommend this tour.
Our tour guide (Jacki) from the very start used an inappropriately aggressive script on the horrors of slavery and how the...More
The property is fascinating, and there is so much history to learn about on the level of this single home. The historic interpreter was very knowledgable and handled some of the less pretty aspects of our history with such candor and grace.
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MaryT3783, Manager at Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you enjoyed the tour.
Our guide was incredible knowledgable, passionate and informative. This is not your average mansion tour. It was as much about the people who lived there was also who was enslaved there. So many thing were special about the home and so too were the residents.
Hello! Telfair Museums admission includes all three sites, including the Owens-Thomas House. While there is no option to purchase admission for just a single site, please note that kids 12 and under get in free, and students... More
Hello! Telfair Museums admission includes all three sites, including the Owens-Thomas House. While there is no option to purchase admission for just a single site, please note that kids 12 and under get in free, and students ages 13-30 get $5 off with a student ID. Please let us know if we can help with anything else. Thanks!