Massie Heritage Center

207 E. Gordon St.
Savannah, GA 31401- Map It
(912) 395-5070

AAA Editor Notes

Massie Heritage Center is at 207 E. Gordon St. (street parking only). The center, a unit of the Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools, is housed in three 19th-century Greek Revival buildings situated on Calhoun Square in the Historic Landmark District. Massie School served as a public elementary school, Savannah's first from its opening in 1856, until it was closed in 1974. Building highlights include a 19th-century classroom, a 3-D interactive laser show of Savannah's city plan, the Native American Room, artifacts from the Victorian era, examples of city architectural styles and hands-on activities for children. In the Massie Maritime Gallery, nineteen handmade model ships are on display. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 45 minutes minimum.
$8; $7 (ages 63+); $5 (ages 4-12 and students with ID); $2 (ages 1-3).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4. Docent-led tours are offered Mon.-Tues. and Thurs.-Fri. 10-2. Closed major holidays.