Sunday, December 21, 2014

Mansion to Museum: Mary Telfair's Vision

Mansion to Museum highlights the incredible story of the transformation of the Telfair Academy site from a home to an “Academy of Arts and Sciences.” The exhibit introduces visitors to Mary Telfair and the Telfair family, founding museum director Carl Brandt, the enslaved family who worked at the house, architects William Jay and Detlef Lienau, early artistic advisor Gari Melchers and others.

Notes: Telfair Academy. Ongoing. Open Daily. 12-5 Sunday. Monday 10-5 all other days. Adults, $12. Age 5 to college, $5.

Find out more:
Phone: 912-790-8800
Address: Telfair Academy, 121 Barnard St., on Telfair Square
Latitude: 32.078957
Longitude: -81.095192

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