Savannah Sights

Reynolds Square

  • Abercorn St. Map It
  • Historic District
  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Published 07/23/2015

Fodor's Review

Anglican cleric and theologian John Wesley is remembered here. He arrived in Savannah in 1736 at the behest of General James Oglethorpe. During his short stay, the future founder of the Methodist Church preached and wrote the first English hymnal in the city. His monument in Reynolds Square is shaded by greenery and surrounded by park benches. The landmark Planters Inn, formerly the John Wesley Hotel, is also located on the square. Ironically, though it was named after a man of the cloth, it was considered the best brothel in town at the turn of the century.

Sight Information

Address:

Abercorn St., between E. Congress and E. Bryan Sts., Savannah, Georgia, 31401, United States

Map It

Published 07/23/2015

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all sights in Savannah

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

No Thanks