Sights & Attractions in Savannah

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Name Category Location
 
Andrew Low House
This residence was built in 1848 for Andrew...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Beach Institute African-American Cultural Center
Works by African-American artists from the...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Café Zeum
Located in the Eckburg Atrium of the Jepson...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Soaring over the city, this French Gothic–style...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Chippewa Square
Anchoring this square is Daniel Chester French's...
Squares Historic District
 
Christ Episcopal Church
This was the first church—then...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
City Hall
Built in 1906 on the site of the Old City...
Government Buildings Historic District
 
City Market
Although the 1870s City Market was razed years...
Commercial Districts Historic District
 
Colonial Park Cemetery
Stroll the shaded pathways and read some of the...
Cemeteries Historic District
 
Ellis Square
Converted from public square to parking garage in...
Squares Historic District
 
Emmet Park
Once an Indian burial ground, the lovely...
Parks Historic District
 
Factors Walk
A network of iron crosswalks and steep stone...
Squares Historic District
 
First African Baptist Church
Slaves constructed this church at night by...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home
Celebrated Southern author Flannery O'Connor...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Forsyth Park
The heart of the city's outdoor life, Forsyth...
Parks Historic District
 
Green-Meldrim House
Designed by New York architect John Norris and...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Isaiah Davenport House
The proposed demolition of this historic Savannah...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Jepson Center for the Arts
This contemporary building is one-of-a-kind among...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Johnson Square
The oldest of James Oglethorpe's original squares...
Squares Historic District
 
Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace/Girl Scout National Center
This early 19th-century townhouse, attributed to...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Lafayette Square
Named for the Marquis de Lafayette, who aided the...
Squares Historic District
 
Leopold's
One of the best ice-cream parlors in the area is...
Squares Historic District
 
Lulu's Chocolate Bar
Between Congress and Broughton streets, Lulu's...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Madison Square
Laid out in 1839 and named for President James...
Squares Historic District
 
Mercer Williams House
A staple on the tourist circuit, this house...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Monterey Square
Commemorating the victory of General Zachary...
Squares Historic District
 
Olde Pink House
Built in 1771, this is one of the oldest...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Owens-Thomas House and Museum
Designed by William Jay, the Owens-Thomas...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum
This history museum has a series of engaging...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Reynolds Square
Anglican cleric and theologian John Wesley is...
Squares Historic District
 
Rousakis Plaza
From River Street's main pavilion you can watch a...
Squares Historic District
 
Savannah Children's Museum
The newest addition to the Coastal Heritage...
Museums / Galleries, Parks Historic District
 
SCAD Museum of Art
This architectural marvel rose from the ruins of...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum
This exuberant Greek-revival mansion was the...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
St. John's Episcopal Church
Built in 1852, this church is famous for its...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Telfair Museum of Art
The oldest public art museum in the Southeast was...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Temple Mickve Israel
This unique Gothic-revival synagogue on Monterey...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Tricentennial Park and Battlefield
This 25-acre complex is home to the Savannah...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Waving Girl
This statue at River Street and East Broad...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Wesley Monumental Church
This Gothic revival–style church memorializes...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Wright Square
Named for James Wright, Georgia's last colonial...
Squares Historic District

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