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Free Savannah Tours

Walking tour (don’t forget to tip your guide) of Savannah.

https://freesavannahtours.com/

Savannah’s Squares

Self-guided, all day walking tour of the city’s 22 squares and other attractions.

savannahgavisitors.com/tours/historic-district/see-all-the-squares-in-one-day-tours

Journeys by Faith

Several tours that trace the history of African slaves in Savannah.

https://www.journeybyfaithllc.com/home-1

City Sidewalks

Self-guided walking tour of Savannah.

https://www.thecitysidewalks.com/blog/self-guided-walking-tours-of-savannah

GPS My City

Self-guided walking tour of Savannah.

https://www.gpsmycity.com/tours/historic-houses-walking-tour-3023.html

First African Baptist Church

Church dating to 1773. Tours available.

https://www.firstafricanbc.com/

23 Montgomery Street, Savannah, GA 31401

African American family statue

Moving statue with an inscription by Maya Angelou.

7 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1295

Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum

Interactive museum about the Civil Rights struggle in Savannah.

https://www.visit-historic-savannah.com/ralph-mark-gilbert-civil-rights-museum.html

460 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401

St. John Church

Church famous for stained glass windows.

http://stjohnssav.org/

325 Bull St, Savannah, GA 31401

Carriage Tours of Savannah

Horse drawn carriage tours of the city.

http://carriagetoursofsavannah.com/

City Market, 19 Jefferson Street, Savannah, GA

Forsyth Park

Savannah’s largest park and home to the city’s iconic fountain.

Drayton St &, W Gaston St, Savannah, GA 31401

Chippewa Square

The famous bench scene in Forrest Gump was shot here.

Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401

Johnson Square

The oldest and largest of Savannah’s squares. Burial and memorial site of Revolutionary General Nathanael Greene.

2 E Bryan St, Savannah, GA 31401

Franklin Square

Home to the fascinating Haitian volunteers of the Revolutionary War Monument.

Montgomery Between Bryan And Congress St
Savannah, GA 31401

Ellis Square

Site of a slave market, now home of a touristy shopping and dining center.

Barnard St & W Congress St, Savannah, GA 31410

Wright Square

Memorial to Chief Tomochichi is at the square.

Bull Street between State and York

Savannah History Museum

The original bench from Forrest Gump is housed here.

http://www.chsgeorgia.org/SHM

303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Savannah, GA 31401

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Tour

Tour of many of the sights from the book and movie.

https://savannahheritagetours.com/midnight-the-book-and-movie-tour.html

Bonaventure Cemetery

Setting for several scenes in “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil.” Original location for “Bird Girl” before she was relocated.

http://www.bonaventurehistorical.org/

330 Bonaventure Rd, Thunderbolt, GA 31404

Jepson Center

Location of the “Bird Girl” statue from “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil.”

https://www.telfair.org/visit/jepson-center/

207 W York St, Savannah, GA 31401

Wormsloe Historic Site

Ruins of oldest buildings in GA, but the tree lined drive is the highlight.

https://gastateparks.org/Wormsloe

7601 Skidaway Rd, Savannah, GA 31406-6449

Tybee Island Light Station

Lighthouse and museum. Climb 178 steps to the top.

https://www.tybeelighthouse.org/

30 Meddin Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328-9733