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16 Top Places to Visit in Savannah, GA if You're A History Buff

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16 Top Places to Visit in Savannah, GA if You're A History Buff

Introduction - Here are 16 famous places to visit in Savannah, GA, for history buffs. Read on to see which places to...

 

Bonaventure Cemetery

PLACE TO VISIT 1 - If you like eerie sites and ghost stories, Bonaventure Cemetery is another of the historical places in Savannah, Georgia, to...

 
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First African Baptist Church

PLACE TO VISIT 2 - The First African Baptist Church was founded in 1773 and is said to be the first organized by a black...

 

Forsyth Park

PLACE TO VISIT 3 - Located in the Savannah historic district, Forsyth Park is one of the must-visit Savannah historic sites. The park was created...

 
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Mercer Williams House Museum

PLACE TO VISIT 4 - This Savannah landmark is known to many as the mansion featured in John Berendt's "Midnight in the Garden of Good...

 
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Juliette Gordon Low Home

PLACE TO VISIT 5 - The Juliette Gordon Low Home, or Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace, is the childhood home of the famous Girl Scout founder...

 
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Old Fort Jackson Historic Site

PLACE TO VISIT 6 - Located on the Savannah River, Old Fort Jackson is a 19th-century fort that holds the title of being Georgia's oldest...

 

Colonial Park Cemetery

PLACE TO VISIT 7 - Colonial Park Cemetery is one of the more eerie Savannah historic sites, but it’s well worth a visit. The cemetery...

 

Fort Pulaski National Monument

PLACE TO VISIT 8 - The Fort Pulaski National Monument is one of the multiple historic sites in Savannah, Georgia, relating to the Civil War...

 

Wormsloe Historic Site

PLACE TO VISIT 9 - Wormsloe is a stunning park and historic site in Savannah. The area features moss-covered oak trees and a range of...

 
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Temple Mickve Israel

PLACE TO VISIT 10 - This North American landmark is one of the United States’ oldest synagogues and is also home to the country’s third-oldest...

 

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