Sights & Attractions in Savannah

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Things to Do in Historic District

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Andrew Low House
This residence was built in 1848 for Andrew Low, a native of Scotland...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Beach Institute African-American Cultural Center
Works by African-American artists from the Savannah area and...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Café Zeum
Located in the Eckburg Atrium of the Jepson Center for the Arts...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Soaring over the city, this French Gothic–style cathedral, with...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Chippewa Square
Anchoring this square is Daniel Chester French's imposing bronze...
Squares Historic District
 
Christ Episcopal Church
This was the first church—then Anglican—established in the Georgia...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
City Hall
Built in 1906 on the site of the Old City Exchange, this imposing...
Government Buildings Historic District
 
City Market
Although the 1870s City Market was razed years ago, its atmosphere...
Commercial Districts Historic District
 
Colonial Park Cemetery
Stroll the shaded pathways and read some of the old tombstone...
Cemeteries Historic District
 
Ellis Square
Converted from public square to parking garage in the 1970s...
Squares Historic District
 
Emmet Park
Once an Indian burial ground, the lovely tree-shaded park is...
Parks Historic District
 
Factors Walk
A network of iron crosswalks and steep stone stairways connects...
Squares Historic District
 
First African Baptist Church
Slaves constructed this church at night by lamplight after having...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home
Celebrated Southern author Flannery O'Connor lived in this austere...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Forsyth Park
The heart of the city's outdoor life, Forsyth Park hosts a number...
Parks Historic District
 
Green-Meldrim House
Designed by New York architect John Norris and built in 1850...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Isaiah Davenport House
The proposed demolition of this historic Savannah structure galvanized...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Jepson Center for the Arts
This contemporary building is one-of-a-kind among the characteristic...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Johnson Square
The oldest of James Oglethorpe's original squares was laid out...
Squares Historic District
 
Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace/Girl Scout National Center
This early 19th-century townhouse, attributed to William Jay...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Lafayette Square
Named for the Marquis de Lafayette, who aided the Americans during...
Squares Historic District
 
Leopold's
One of the best ice-cream parlors in the area is Leopold's, a...
Squares Historic District
 
Lulu's Chocolate Bar
Between Congress and Broughton streets, Lulu's Chocolate Bar...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Madison Square
Laid out in 1839 and named for President James Madison, this...
Squares Historic District
 
Mercer Williams House
A staple on the tourist circuit, this house museum has been the...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Monterey Square
Commemorating the victory of General Zachary Taylor's forces...
Squares Historic District
 
Olde Pink House
Built in 1771, this is one of the oldest buildings in town. Now...
Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Owens-Thomas House and Museum
Designed by William Jay, the Owens-Thomas House is widely considered...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum
This history museum has a series of engaging exhibits on segregation...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Reynolds Square
Anglican cleric and theologian John Wesley is remembered here...
Squares Historic District
 
Rousakis Plaza
From River Street's main pavilion you can watch a parade of freighters...
Squares Historic District
 
Savannah Children's Museum
The newest addition to the Coastal Heritage Society's impressive...
Museums / Galleries, Parks Historic District
 
SCAD Museum of Art
This architectural marvel rose from the ruins of the oldest surviving...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum
This exuberant Greek-revival mansion was the home of William...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Historic District
 
St. John's Episcopal Church
Built in 1852, this church is famous for its whimsical chimes...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Telfair Museum of Art
The oldest public art museum in the Southeast was designed by...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Temple Mickve Israel
This unique Gothic-revival synagogue on Monterey Square houses...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Tricentennial Park and Battlefield
This 25-acre complex is home to the Savannah History Museum...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Waving Girl
This statue at River Street and East Broad Ramp is a beloved...
Museums / Galleries Historic District
 
Wesley Monumental Church
This Gothic revival–style church memorializes the founders of...
Religious Sites Historic District
 
Wright Square
Named for James Wright, Georgia's last colonial governor, this...
Squares Historic District
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