Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace

Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace

Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace

10 East Oglethorpe Avenue (One Block South Wright Square)
SavannahGA  31401
(912) 233-4501

Hours:
November thru February
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday: 10:00a - 4:00p
Sunday: 11:00a - 4:00p
Closed: Wednesday

J4100164-Juliette-Low-BirthplaceThe home was originally built in 1818-1820 for Savannah mayor James Moore Wayne bust is best known as the Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace. In 1831 he sold the house to his niece, Sarah Stiles and her husband William Washington Gordon I. Gordon was the grandfather of Juliette Gordon Low and he was the founder of the Central of Georgia Railway. Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts was born in this house on Halloween in 1860. Juliette, known as Daisy, married William Low and moved into the Low family home on Lafayette Square.  

In 1953 the Girl Scouts purchased the Gordon family home. The home has been restored and furnished with many original family pieces. The house was opened as a historic house museum in 1956.

Hours: March thru October
Monday - Saturday: 10:00a - 4:00p
Sunday: 11:00a - 4:00p

Hours: November thru February
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday: 10:00a - 4:00p
Sunday: 11:00a - 4:00p

Closed Wednesday

The ticket sales desk is located at the street level entrance of the Birthplace on Oglethorpe Avenue. Guided tours for guests are provided on a first-come, first-served basis and begin approximately every 15 minutes. Reservations are required for groups of 10 or more.

Annual closings:

First two weeks in January
Saint Patrick's Day
Easter Sunday
Independence Day
Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving
Christmas Day
Sunday between Christmas and New Year's Day