Savannah History Tour: Stories of Old Savannah


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Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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Stories of Old Savannah is a walking tour exploring Savannah's storied past. On this tour, you will learn about Savannah's history through the words of a passionate local guide. Savannah, Georgia, is known for being one of the most historic cities in North America. You'll learn about topics such as The Founding of Savannah, The Revolutionary War and Battle of Savannah, Savannah's Capture during the Civil War, Famous Savannahians and their mansions, and much more!
*Please bring water and protection from the sun if sensitive to heat. Dress appropriately for the weather with comfortable footwear. You may also want to bring bug spray. Gratuity for your guide is strongly encouraged. If you have 10 or more guests in one group, please get in touch with the private & group sales coordinator with Ghost City Tours.


At this stop, you will learn about the founding of Savannah.
At this stop, you will discuss history of Wright Square such as the Treaty of Friendship that was signed in 1733, the Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company, and much more.
Here you will get to see Julliete Gordon Low's birthplace, also known as the Wayne-Gordon House. You will get to learn about the history of this Victorian home that was built in 1818-1821.
At this stop you will discuss the history of Chippewa Square and the monuments in the square.
You will discuss the history of the square named for United States President James Madison. You will discuss the history of the monuments.
At this stop you will discuss the history of the square names after a revolutionary war hero.
Here you will discuss the history of this cemetery. You will get to briefly get to go inside the cemetery, if possible.
At this stop you will hear about the history of Oglethorpe Square and learn why Oglethorpe's monument is in another square.


A entertaining and informative tour about the history of Savannah.



Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • 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.