Who Was Andrew Low?

Wealth, tragedy and international intrigue coursed through the life of Andrew Low. Hear the rags to riches story of Andrew Low a man William Makepeace Thackeray portrayed as a “great man” and described Low’s home as the most “comfortable accommodations in America”. Opportunity brought him to Savannah in 1829 and he became the wealthiest man in Savannah.   Andrew Low II  was ... Read More

Our Treasures

The Andrew Low House preserves one of the finest collections of period furnishings relating to the history of Savannah and the Low family. It includes examples of works by some of America’s most prestigious furniture makers including Duncan Phyfe, Joseph Barry, Joseph Meeks, Charles-Honore Lannuier, and Michael Allison. Additional holdings include silver, porcelain, paintings, prints, ... Read More

Girl Scout Connection

Girl Scout Troop 40371 from Chattanooga, TN Juliette Magill Gordon Low, the founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA , was born in Savannah,Georgia, on October 31, 1860.  She died January 17, 1927 in the Andrew Low House. Juliette Low was always called by her nickname “Daisy” by her friends and family. Her mother’s family came from Chicago and her father was a cotton factor and ... Read More
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