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Top 10 Historical Sites in Savannah, Georgia

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Top 10 Historical Sites in Savannah, Georgia

Introduction - The majority of these sites are located in the Savannah historic district, with a few spread across town...

 
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Mercer Williams House Museum

Historic site 1 - This Savannah landmark is known to many as the mansion featured in John Berendt's "Midnight in the Garden of Good...

 

Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

Historic site 2 - This Roman Catholic cathedral and basilica has been in Savannah since 1873. The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist is...

 

Wormsloe Historic Site

Historic site 3 - Wormsloe is a stunning park and historic site in Savannah. The area features moss-covered oak trees and a range of...

 

Colonial Park Cemetery

Historic site 4 - Colonial Park Cemetery is one of the more eerie Savannah historic sites, but it’s well worth a visit. The cemetery...

 

Forsyth Park

Historic site 5 - 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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Old Fort Jackson Historic Site

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

 
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Temple Mickve Israel

Historic site 7 - This North American landmark is one of the United States’ oldest synagogues and is also home to the country’s third-oldest...

 

Bonaventure Cemetery

Historic site 8 - If you like eerie sites and ghost stories, Bonaventure Cemetery is another of the historical places in Savannah, Georgia, to...

 

Fort Pulaski National Monument

Historic site 9 - The Fort Pulaski National Monument is one of the multiple historic sites in Savannah, Georgia, relating to the Civil War...

 
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Juliette Gordon Low Home

Historic site 10 - The Juliette Gordon Low Home, or Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace, is the childhood home of the famous Girl Scout founder...

 

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