Savannah Cultural Arts Center

SCAC Front Entrance at dusk

The Savannah Cultural Arts Center, located at 201 Montgomery Street, is a premiere visual and performing arts facility. It serves as a creative meeting space for residents, the local arts community, and organizations to experience, engage with, and create art.

The new center's prominent location serves as a key gateway into Savannah with wonderful proximity to the city's other major art facilities. The facility includes a 338-seat performing arts theater, studio theater, art gallery, as well as five visual arts studios designed for patrons to develop their creative skills. Three of the visual arts studios are specialized, providing a metals/glass room, hand building room, and wheel throwing room.

The Ben Tucker Theater

Named the Ben Tucker Theater after the late Jazz musician and beloved social advocate Benjamin "Ben" M. Tucker, the performing arts theater at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center is one of the most technologically advanced facilities in Savannah. With a capacity of 338 seating or 723 standing, the theater is the perfect size for local and world-class performances of all kinds.

About Benjamin "Ben" M. Tucker

(December 13, 1930 - June 4, 2013)

Ben Tucker was a beloved and highly successful bass violinist, jazz musician, producer, composer, social advocate and entrepreneur whose music, community outreach and advocacy have left a lasting legacy in Savannah among his family, friends, music lovers and the greater Savannah community.

Ben Tucker in black and white with his cello

Visual Arts Wing

The visual arts wing has five studio classrooms, three of which are specialized for metal and glass work, hand building, and wheel throwing. Each classroom is fitted with state-of-the-art equipment that allows students to fully realize their creative potential. Whether painting or drawing, making jewelry or pottery, our visual arts wing will enhance the artistic skills of the individuals who create here. 

View our classes and workshops

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The Savannah Cultural Arts Center offers several meeting spaces for event rental. Please fill out our form below to inquire about your event.

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday      9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday                           9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday                       9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sunday                                  CLOSED 

Tel: (912) 651 6783
201 Montgomery Street, Savannah, Georgia 31401

Please note: There is no on-site parking at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center. There are two parking garages conveniently located within walking distance of the Center: Robinson and Liberty Street. Metered street parking is also available at Turner Blvd and W. McDonough Street.

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