Genteel & Bard's Savannah Women's History Walking Tour


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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Genteel & Bard’s NEW Savannah Women’s History Tour is a historical walking tour that dives deep into the lives of Savannah’s most notable women. You’ll experience our highly-curated, classic storytelling performance at its finest while hearing tales of bravery, ingenuity, charm, and diverse experience.
From a Muskogee Creek business woman, to a daring Black nun who risked it all, to the eccentric founder of the Girl Scouts, and many, many more - You’ll also hear accounts of modern Savannah women making an impact, and even swing by some of their businesses along our route!
At Genteel & Bard we are proud to boast the most talented, well-read, and passionate historian hosts. Ms. Ashley Steele, the curator of Genteel & Bard Women’s History Tour, is also your host! Ashley has a long resume, as in years, of storytelling performance as well as months of tour training specific to our Genteel & Bard brand.


Discuss Savannah's Women's History from indigenous Mary Musgrove, the woman to helped pave the way for Georgia's establishment and Julliette Gordon Low, the founder of the Girl Scouts.
Discuss Savannah's Women's History, including today's leading women entrepreneurs from beauty, chocolate, to hand-made bags.
Discuss Savannah's Women's History, including Paula Wallace, the founder of the Savannah College of Art & Design, and Eliza Anne Jewett, important historical figure in savannah business.
Discuss Savannah's Women's History, including African American nun Mother Matilda Beasley and author Flannery O'Conner.
After a beautiful stroll down Jones Street, you'll visit Monterey Square to learn and discuss the women who influenced Savannah's restoration and preservation, including Anna Hunter.
Discuss Savannah's Women's History, including those who shaped Savannah's culture in and around beautiful Forsyth Park, which is a perfect place to end and then enjoy lunch at Collins Quarter Forsyth Park, which is owned by local Rebecca Debreceny.


Guests receive complimentary & new earbuds and borrowed audio receivers that work up to 100 feet to easily hear their host.

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • 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.