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Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum

41 MLK Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401

Located in Historic Landmark District

Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum
Museums / Offsite Venues / Outdoor Venues / Film Wrap Parties
Info & Amenities

Its stately gardens are located at the historic Scarbrough House built in 1819. Gardens are open free to the public, free WiFi, 7 days a week. Gardens are also available for private rental.


Amenities Include: 192 Square Foot Green Room
Catering Preparation Room
ADA RestRooms
Internal Sound and Lighting
In-House Bar Service


Wedding rentals are available using the entire compound of Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum, which encompasses two acres of garden venue space in the Historic District of downtown Savannah. The North Garden and Scarbrough House Garden serve as lush ceremony and reception space for weddings. The use of the entire facility is included in the rental cost.

North Garden Assembly Room
  • Dimensions: 60x90 ft.
  • Square Feet: 5,400 sq. ft.
  • Banquet Capacity: 350
  • Theater Capacity: 550
The Scarbrough Garden
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Theater Capacity: 250
TripAdvisor® Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Castle B | Jul 23, 2021
“Outstanding Models”

This is not your typical history museum this museum does have historical artifacts but the majority of this museum is made up of world class extremely high quality, extremely detailed models...

CindyVette | Jun 30, 2021
“so many ships!”

This is a self guided tour. Concentrates more on the structural build of the ships rather than the history, but the replicas are well done and overall very interesting.

blairkk25 | Jun 27, 2021
“Interesting museum”

I visited the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum during my visit to Savannah in June 2021. The museum is located in the Scarborough House. The museum contains large detailed models of various types...

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