2 Hours Savannah Architectural Tour

From
USD5000

Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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About

Noble Jones Architect Tour is an opportunity to learn about Savannah's architecture and the architects behind the buildings. The guest limit is capped at ten people for this tour, making this the only semi-private tour in Savannah, GA. This gives our guests the opportunity to ask questions and have a more personal experience with our guides.
Architecture is the material essence of the city and in a little over a century. These five men became the soul of the movement to match the beauty of the square design of our city.
This guided walking tour of the historic district includes an examination of the historic homes and buildings from 1817 through 1923. An interpretation of the architect's works and contributions to the city is discussed.

Itinerary

Discussion on Savannah's father of architecture, William Jay
Discussion of Charles Klusky
Discussion of Harper Folkes House and the site of what was once The Bullochs House
Discussion of Savannah's original armory and William Gibbons Preston
Discussion of Scottish Rights Temple, appendage of the Freemasons and architect Hyman Witcover.
Discussion on architect John Norris and preservationist Jim Williams.
Discussion of John Norris
Discussion of Andrew Low and architect John Norris
St John the Baptist Cathedral and J.D. Hall's Hamilton-Turner House

Inclusions

A take home map for guests to be able to guide themselves after our tour is complete.
Noble Jones Tours offers listen to talk technology so that you are able to hear your guide up to 150 feet away.

Exclusions

Admission to house museums is not included on this tour. This is only an outdoor walking tour.

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.