Savannah Things to Do

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  • 1. Forsyth Park

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Tennis courts, basketball courts, large exercise area ( soccer field, lacrosse etc ) all on the South side of the park. The North side has a beautiful fountain, small café, bathrooms, playground and...

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  • 2. Ghost Tours

    So disappointed in this tour especially because we were all so excited for it! The guide was incredibly rude and was "trying to be funny" but in a completely condescending and unnecessary manner....

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  • 3. Trolley and Carriage Tours

    The Old Town Trolley is a fun and enjoyable way to see Savannah. Convenient with pick up at the Savannah Visitor Center. Free parking at the Old Town Trolley lot across the street. The driver/guides...

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  • 4. River Street

    While River Street is becoming a tourist mecca, it is still the happening place in Savannah. Walking along the streets we admire the transformation of warehouses and factor houses to hotels, inns,...

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  • 5. Bonaventure Cemetary

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    For some tourist Bonaventure Cemetery is A Garden of Good & Evil sort of thing for others and locals it is a beautifull place for a walk. Situated on a beautiful bluff overlooking a river Bonaventure...

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  • 6. City Market

    4 out of 5 stars

    CITY MARKET is not a place you visit. It's a place you discover and explore. A place that's romantic, historic, serene and exciting. A place where there's always something new to encounter, something...

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  • 7. Riverboats

    This is a nice cruise up and down the Savannah River a good to get a view of the city from the river. Since Savannah is a port city, the primary scenery once you are outside the River Street area is...

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  • 8. Factors Walk

    4 out of 5 stars

    Each time we visit Savannah we delight in the new and unusual shops that can be found in Factors Walk. Years ago on my first visit to Savannah there were no shops here. Over the years specialty retail...

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  • 9. Mercer Williams House

    the mercer house was designed by john norris for general hugh mercer the grandfather of the famous composer johnny mercer. construction of this house began in 1860 and was completed in 1868. the...

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  • 10. Colonial Park Cemetery

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    There are some very historic markers in the cemeteries. Colonial Park is on 6 acres and the burials started in 1750;s and continued through 1853, when closed due to overfill of bodies. There are 5...

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  • 11. Tybee Island

    4 out of 5 stars

    My boyfriend and I visited Tybee Island back in April 2011, and we had the best time! It is now our favorite beach and we will visit numerous times yearly now! Also, check out the Pirate Fest that is...

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  • 12. Fort Pulaski

    Located on Cockspur Island at the mouth of the Savannah River and started to be built 1829, the new fort was named Fort Pulaski in honor of Kazimierz Pulaski, a Polish soldier and military commander...

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  • 13. Owens-Thomas House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Owens-Thomas house has a lot of architectural quirks, including an indoor bridge and false doors. The tour includes a guided house tour and a do-it-yourself slave quarters tour. Worth the...

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  • 14. Waiving Girl Statue

    Elba Island lies at the mouth of the Savannah river, Georgia, and during the closing years of the 19th century its range lights were tended by a disabled Civil War veteran named George M. Martus. He...

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  • 15. Andrew Low House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Andrew Low house was where Juliet Gordon Low lived after returning from England after her husbands death. The carriage house in the rear the 1st Girl Scout headquarters. You can tour the inside of...

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  • 16. Telfair Museum of Art

    4 out of 5 stars

    This is one of Savannah's most beautiful and distinctive buildings. Completed in 1819 for Alexander Telfair, son of a Revolutionary War hero, it was designed by English architect William Jay in the...

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  • 17. Lafayette Square

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Another pretty park with a fountain in the center commemorating the 250 anniversary of the founding of Georgia. The Hamilton Turner house was a college fraternity house in the late 60's. Today it is a...

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  • 18. Roundhouse Railroad Museum

    On the site of the oldest and most complete antebellum railroad manufacturing and repair facilities still in tact in the U.S., including the roundhouse and turntable, built in 1859. You can inspect...

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  • 19. Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

    5 out of 5 stars

    The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, is Savannah's Roman Catholic cathedral and the seat of its diocese. It was originally built in the 1870s and then rebuilt around 1900 after a fire. The...

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  • 20. Old Fort Jackson

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Old Fort Jackson is named in honor of Georgia governor and Revolutionary War soldier James Jackson. Built in 1808, it is the oldest standing fort in Georgia. The fort is one of only eight Second...

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  • 21. City Hall

    savannah's city hall is located at the intersection of bay and bull streets. designed in 1905 by hyman whitcover, it was inspired by the chicago worlds fair and the "city beautiful" movement. city...

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  • 22. Savannah Cotton Exchange

    the cotton exchange located on the factors walk was built in 1887. the handsome romanesque building was designed by boston architect william gibbons preston. near the cotton exchange are numerous...

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  • 23. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

    This should probably be in the General Tips section, but oh, well. Be sure to read "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" before you visit Savannah! It is full of rich atmosphere and details about...

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  • 24. Visitors Center

    4 out of 5 stars

    The first place I wanted to visit was the SAVANNAH WELCOME CENTER which was located at 301 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. So I programmed my GPS to take us there and when we got there, people were...

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  • 25. Madison Square

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    D'Estaing & Benjamin Lincoln. Led charges against Savannah with a loss of men greater then 752 in less then 1 hour. They charged into a funnel or v of death. D'Estaing was killed in that hour &...

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