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Historic District, Savannah

Historic District, Savannah

The Savannah Historic District is a large urban U.S. historic district that roughly corresponds to the city limits of Savannah, Georgia, prior to the American Civil War. The area was declared a National Historic Landmark District in 1966, and is one of the largest districts of its kind in the United States.

Each year, the Savannah Historic District attracts millions of visitors, who enjoy its eighteenth- and nineteenth-century architecture and green spaces. The district includes the birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low (founder of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, see Juliette Gordon Low Historic District), the Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences (one of the South's first public museums), the First African Baptist Church (the oldest African American Baptist congregation in the United States), Temple Mickve Israel (the third-oldest synagogue in America), the Central of Georgia Railway roundhouse complex (the oldest standing antebellum rail facility in America), the old Colonial Cemetery, Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and Old Harbor Light.[4][5]

Other buildings in the district include the Isaiah Davenport House, the Green-Meldrim House, the Owens-Thomas House, the William Scarbrough House, and the United States Customhouse. Notable green spaces in the district include Savannah's 22 shaded squares, the 30-acre Forsyth Park (at the southern limit of the district), and Emmet Park (near the city's riverfront).
Sight description based on wikipedia

This sight is featured in a self-guided walking tour of Savannah, Georgia within the mobile app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from iTunes App Store or Google Play. Please download the app to your mobile phone or tablet for travel directions for visiting this sight. The app turns your mobile device to a personal tour guide and it works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Historic District on Map

Sight Name: Historic District
Sight Location: Savannah, USA
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark

Walking Tours in Savannah, Georgia

Create Your Own Walk in Savannah

Create Your Own Walk in Savannah

Creating your own self-guided walk in Savannah is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
River Street Sightseeing and Shopping

River Street Sightseeing and Shopping

The story of Savannah's River Street begins in 1733 with General James Edward Oglethorpe, who landed on the bank of the Savannah River and founded the American colony of Georgia. Today cobble-stoned River Street serves as a wonderful place that caters to a variety of interests. Marketplaces, stores, galleries... this self guided walking tour will let you enjoy watching the ships and boats in...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles
Savannah's Top Religious Sights

Savannah's Top Religious Sights

Remarkable and conspicuous Catholic, Baptist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Unitarian and Methodist Churches dot the cityscape of Savannah and are interesting places to visit. You may even have the chance to take part in parish services that are held weekly. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful architecture of Savannah's religious buildings and the peace that a church service may...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 Km or 1.6 Miles
Savannah Introduction Walk

Savannah Introduction Walk

Savannah may not be the whole of Sweet Georgia, but no Georgia is complete without Savannah. This coastal city, named after the Savannah River upon which it stands, is the epitome of the South, renowned for its antebellum architecture. The city's historic part is filled with cobble-stoned squares and manicured parks, such as Forsyth Park, and holds one of the main local landmarks, the...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.7 Km or 2.3 Miles
Historical Houses Walking Tour

Historical Houses Walking Tour

An enchanting walk through the heart of the Historic District highlights Savannah's (and Georgia's) most beautiful historic homes – prime examples of architecture that spans two centuries. Follow this unique, eclectic, self-guided tour to make sure you discover all the secrets and beauty of the Neo-Gothic, English Regency, and Victorian mansions that help make Savannah such an...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.7 Km or 2.3 Miles
African-American Heritage Tour

African-American Heritage Tour

Savannah – whose African-American population makes up about 60 percent of total residents – is integral to a full understanding of the experience of African Americans in the South, including the great heritage they left in its culture, politics and art. Don't miss the chance to visit such significant places as the First African Baptist Church, the First Bryan Baptist Church, and the Ralph...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.4 Km or 2.7 Miles
Family Entertainment Tour

Family Entertainment Tour

If you are looking for some entertainment for your entire family, there are many interesting places for a family to visit in Savannah. Together you can visit the beautiful parks, historic monuments, galleries and other interesting and informative places. We have planned such a tour for you family and, of course, it includes a couple of nice surprises for your children!

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.1 Km or 1.3 Miles