Savannah things to do, Georgia
Year-round, there is a wide range of savannah things to do, all of which are within easy walking distance or driving distance from our bed and breakfast.
Below is a list of some of our favorite Savannah attractions and activities.
Owens-Thomas House, Savannah, GA
A superb example of English Regency architecture, the Owens-Thomas house was completed in 1819 for a cotton merchant and banker. This National Historic Landmark is now a museum.
The Mercer Williams House, Savannah, Georgia
The house was the scene of the shooting death of Jim Williams’ assistant, Danny Hansford, a story that is retold in the 1994 John Berendt novel Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil.
Squares And Parks, Savannah, GA
USA Weekend Magazine selected savannah things to do “10 Most Beautiful Places in America,” and the 22 squares and parks scattered throughout the city are certainly part of Savannah’s appeal. The Foley House Inn sits directly on Chippewa Square.
Davenport House Museum, Savannah, GA
You’ll step back in time savannah things to do to the early 1800s when you visit the Davenport House Museum, where you can see examples of Federal architecture, Davenport china, and period furniture and furnishings.
River Street, Savannah, GA
More than 75 artists studios, pubs, boutiques, and galleries are clustered along a 9-block stretch that borders the river port.
Telfair Museum Of Art, Savannah, GA
The oldest museum in the South, the Telfair, features American and European paintings and sculptures.
Jepson Art Center, Savannah, GA
Two large galleries, two outdoor sculpture terraces, and a 200-seat auditorium are the cornerstones of this renowned Savannah art center. A great way to spend a day when looking for Savannah things to do.
Ralph Mark Gilbert Museum
Named after the “father of the Savannah Civil Rights Movement,” this museum chronicles African American history from times of slavery until the present.
Tybee Island, GA
Five miles of beach, galleries, shops, restaurants, and museums make Tybee Island a popular seaside destination.
Savannah Riverboat Cruises, Savannah, GA
Tour Savannah by boat on a cruise that features dinner and live entertainment.
Walking Haunted Pub Tour, Savannah, GA
Take a 2.5 hour walking tour through the streets of Savannah, stopping in at haunted pubs.
Hearse Ghost Tour, Savannah, GA
Travel in a hearse through the streets and cemeteries of historic Savannah.
Savannah Walks Ghost Tour, Savannah, GA
Stroll through Savannah in the evening, and learn about Savannah legends and house hauntings.
Carriage Tours, Savannah, GA
The perfect Savannah things to do is to travel through Savannah’s historic district in a horse-drawn carriage. Private and group carriage tours are available.
Please note: Our historic bed and breakfast is located right in the middle of downtown Savannah, just a few blocks from the Savannah Civic Center. We have pet-friendly rooms, as well as Jacuzzi tubs, fireplaces, and free WiFi.