We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: Closed
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Beautiful house with fascinating history!

This house tour did not disappoint! It's as beautiful inside as it is outside. We were the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bama_belle0522
,
Birmingham, Alabama
Lovely inside

I especially liked the original gasoliers that have been electrified and the oculus opening in the... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Tigerfan85
,
Savannah area, GA
via mobile
Read all 118 reviews
36
All photos (36)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“greek revival”(7 reviews)
“our tour guide”(13 reviews)
About
Closed
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
29°
19°
Jul
29°
19°
Aug
26°
17°
Sep
Contact
230 Barnard St, Savannah, GA 31401-3622
Website
+1 912-234-2180
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Savannah
from US$33.00
More Info
from US$44.00
More Info
from US$19.99
More Info
from US$53.95
More Info
Reviews (118)
Filter reviews
116 results
Traveller rating
66
33
13
2
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
66
33
13
2
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgreek revivaloriginal piecesour tour guidebeautifully restored homestate of georgiafascinating historywell worth the visitgreat toursocietyorleansfurnishingsheadquartersarchitecturealetamoldingssquarehomes
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 116 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This house tour did not disappoint! It's as beautiful inside as it is outside. We were the only people on our tour so I feel like we got a more in depth tour than most. The history behind the restoration of the house completely fascinated...More

Thank bama_belle0522
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Just been to a wedding here and although the house is very beautiful we were made to feel like we were un wanted guests. The elderly gentleman left in change whilst the wedding was on complained about the guitarist being too loud continually which was...More

1  Thank Louise D
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I especially liked the original gasoliers that have been electrified and the oculus opening in the main hall. I prefer homes that preserve as much original condition as possible as opposed to those that fully renovate to a particular period, so I really liked this...More

Thank Tigerfan85
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I really enjoyed our visit. Beautiful home with many original and home owner furnishings. I recommend adding it to your tour list.

Thank KarenRoo
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We toured the home on a Friday and the docent was exceptional. The tour narrative was not stiff and scripted like some, but rather told as a good fireside story among friends. The home is beautiful and the tour combines the history of the city...More

Thank ChicksRUs
Reviewed 15 April 2018

If I had to pick one house to live in Savannah, this would definetly be among the top three. It faces the square,made of granite, and is such a Southern Classic!

1  Thank skyvixen1
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We toured the House with a small group led by Donna, the Director of the House. She wove together the stories of the house and Aleta Harper-Fowlkes as well as the City of Savannah. Unlike many historic house tours we have been on, this house...More

1  Thank PK_Maryland
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Always helps to have a guide who is interested and interesting. Lots of Washington connections to the house, and made me want to investigate the Order of Cincinnatus.

1  Thank yahootraveler64
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We were told by an employee that if we were there before 4pm we could get in and see the house, so we rushed on foot across several blocks and got there at 3:45. The man who came to the door said he was giving...More

1  Thank AtlantaG123
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

What a find! Not a house I would have visited normally when going to Savannah, but totally worth it! Found sort of by accident. Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the house, it’s history, and Savannah in general. Four stars because of the...More

2  Thank pvtsam1775
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Harper Fowlkes House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines