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Wormsloe State Historic Site

Wormsloe State Historic Site

in Historic, Heritage, Historic, Tour

A breathtaking avenue sheltered by live oaks and Spanish moss leads to the tabby ruins of the colonial estate of Noble Jones, who arrived in GA in 1733 with the first settlers from England. Wormsloe's tabby ruin is the oldest standing structure in Savannah. Visitors interact with costumed interpreters, view a museum with artifacts found on the grounds, or walk the nature trails along the marsh.

7601 Skidaway Rd.
Savannah, Georgia 31406
United States

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Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation State Historic Site

in Heritage, Archaeological Area, Historic

Hofwyl-Broadfoeld Plantation was owned by the same family from 1806 to 1973. Hourly tours of the ante-bellum era plantation house, fully furnished with family owned antiques dating to the 1750's. There are seven original plantation out-buildings, tabby ruins of a rice mill, camellia gardens, hundreds of century's old Live Oak trees, trails, a museum featuring the family's silver collection and exhibits on low-country rice production. Located one hour south of Savannah.

5556 US Hwy 17N
Savannah, Georgia 31525
United States

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Massie Heritage Center

in Museum, Historic, Heritage, Botanical Gardens

Built in 1856, Massie School was Georgia's first public school and operated until 1974. Today, it serves as a museum with a variety of exhibits devoted to Georgia’s local & state history. The center is a great place for visitors to learn about Savannah’s unique historic district, architecture, & historic preservation. Additional exhibits include information about Georgia’s Native Americans, & a replica 19th century classroom with interpretation about education during that era. Historic Map #35.

207 East Gordon St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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