Savannah Sights

With an eclectic array of shops, restaurants, museums, and monuments spread across the Historic District, the best way to explore downtown Savannah is on foot. Whether you plan a route ahead of time or just wander aimlessly, a leisurely stroll will always result in unique discoveries. If your feet start to ache, flag down a pedicab driver—these people-powered vehicles are a great way to get around,

and the drivers usually tell a good story or two.

Read More

Browse Sights

View All 11

(11 out of 11 results)

Fodor's Choice

Area

View All 58

Historic District 42

Greater Savannah 16

Category

View All 62

Beach–Sight 3

Cemetery 2

Commercial District 1

Educational Institution 1

Garden/ Arboretum 1

Government Building 1

Historic District/ Site 5

House/ Mansion/ Villa 9

Industrial Site/ Mill/ Factory 1

Island 2

Marina/ Pier/ Dock 1

Memorial/ Monument/ Tomb 1

Military Site 4

Museum/ Gallery 17

Nature Preserve/ Wildlife Refuge 3

Nautical Site/ Lighthouse 3

Park (National/ State/ Provincial) 2

Park/ Playground 3

Plaza/ Square/ Piazza 11

Religious Building/ Site/ Shrine 6

Resort–Sight 1

Restaurant–Sight 5

Show More +
Best For

View All 29

Family 14

Historical 9

Views 1

Savannah Sights

Showing 11 out of 11 Results

Filter Results
Clear All Filters

Sort By:

  • Alphabetical
  • Fodor's Choice

Chippewa Square

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Anchoring this square is Daniel Chester French's imposing bronze statue of General James Edward Oglethorpe, founder of both the City...

City Market

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Although the 1870s City Market was razed years ago, its atmosphere and character are still evident. Adjacent to Ellis Square, the area...

Ellis Square

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Converted from a public square to a parking garage in the 1970s, Ellis Square has been restored in recent years and is once again one...

Factors Walk

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

A network of iron crosswalks and steep stone stairways connects Bay Street to Factors Walk below. The congested area of multistory buildings...

Johnson Square

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

The oldest of James Oglethorpe's original squares was laid out in 1733 and named for South Carolina Governor Robert Johnson. A monument...

Lafayette Square

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Named for the Marquis de Lafayette, who aided the Americans during the Revolutionary War, the square contains a graceful three-tier fountain...

Madison Square

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Laid out in 1839 and named for President James Madison, this square is home to a statue depicting Sergeant William Jasper hoisting a...

Monterey Square

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Commemorating the victory of General Zachary Taylor's forces in Monterrey, Mexico, in 1846, this is the southernmost of Bull Street's...

Reynolds Square

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Anglican cleric and theologian John Wesley is remembered here. He arrived in Savannah in 1736 at the behest of General James Oglethorpe.

Rousakis Plaza

  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

From River Street's main pavilion you can watch a parade of freighters and pug-nosed tugs glide by along the river. River Street is the...

Advertisement

Book A Trip
  • HOTELS

  • FLIGHTS

  • PACKAGES

  • CARS