Guided tour

Savannah: Colonial Park Cemetery Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Revelry Tours

Savannah: Colonial Park Cemetery Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Revelry Tours

From US$ 45 per person

Journey through Savannah's fascinating past by visiting the graves of some of the most famous Georgians buried at the city's oldest municipal cemetery.

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Duration 45 minutes
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Feel the thrill of walking along the graves of people who made US history
  • Hear the incredible life and death story of Founding Father, Button Gwinnett
  • Take in the peaceful ambience of the cemetery's gardens and ornate tombstones
  • Discover the grisly details of confederate veteran, Samuel T. Baker's murder
  • Get to know the eccentricities of the historic Savannah family, the Habershams
Full description

Be transported back to the early American era by getting to know all about Colonial Park Cemetery's most famous residents. With some of the most notable Georgians buried here, this 6-acre graveyard is simply bursting with excellent stories, just itching to be told.

Enjoy the beautiful scenery of tree-lined paths and manicured grave gardens, while you visit the tombs of Founding Father Button Gwinnett, and famous colonial merchant James Habersham. You'll also stop by the burial grounds of Savannah's unfortunate Yellow Fever victims.

Let your knowledgeable tour guide paint a picture of gruesome events that happened as early as the 1700s, as you stand beside Savannah's old Dueling Grounds and Samuel T. Baker's murder site.

Includes
  • Service of a knowledgeable tour guide
  • Gratuities for the guide

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Meeting point

Your tour will begin at the Savannah Fire Department. You will meet your tour guide at the corner of Abercorn St. and E Oglethorpe Ave.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Video recording

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place in all weather conditions
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Very informative and fun!!! Really enjoyed our tour guide!!

May 28, 2022

June 10, 2022

Product ID: 417782