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American Prohibition Museum

in Museum

Experience Prohibition and the Roaring Twenties like never before. At the American Prohibition Museum, you'll journey through the most infamous time period in American history from the inception of the 18th Amendment to its repeal 13 years later. Take photos with Al Capone, dance the Charleston craze, feel the weight of a Tommy machine gun and much more. End your experience in an authentic Speakeasy bar and enjoy a period-themed cocktail and music.

209 W. Saint Julian Street
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Telfair Academy

in Historic, Educational, Cultural

The oldest public art museum in the South and the first art museum in America founded by a woman. Formerly the Telfair family mansion, the museum opened its doors to the public in 1886 through the bequest of Mary Telfair, creating the foundation for art and cultural education. The Telfair Academy presents a celebrated collection of fine art, decorative art, and period rooms, displayed within the stunning architectural setting designed by European architects. Historic Map #13

121 Barnard St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Owens-Thomas House

in Tour, Historic, Educational, Cultural

This National Historic Landmark tells the story of antebellum life in Savannah, taking visitors on a tour of a prominent southern home and one of the oldest intact urban slave quarters in the South. Designed by British architectural prodigy William Jay, the museum highlights one of the finest examples of English Regency architecture in the country. Guided tours all day long led by professional interpreters. Historic Map #20.

124 Abercorn St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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ArtZeum

in Historic, Educational, Cultural, Childrens, Childrens

Inside the Jepson Center is a place especially for the kids. They can unleash their inner artist at the glass wall, create 3D art with special magnetic tiles, and build structures with architectural blocks. They'll have a blast with this hands-on experience. They'll learn AND have fun...but be warned- they may not want to leave! No extra cost- ArtZeum is included in the Jepson Center admission price. Children 12 and under are free with adult admission.

207 W. York St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Andrew Low House

in Museum, Historic, Tour, Historic, Cultural

The 19th Century Italianate house constructed for Andrew Low in 1848-49 was designed by John Norris. The site interprets the life of Andrew Low and his family, including his daughter-in-law Juliette Gordon Low. The house contains one of the South's finest collections of furnishings and decorative arts assembled by the National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the state of GA. Historic Map #16.

329 Abercorn St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Old Town Trolley

in Tour, Historic, Educational, Cultural

Ride the 'attraction that takes you to the attractions' aboard the ORANGE and GREEN Old Town Trolley Tours. Take advantage of all day ON/OFF privileges and a comprehensive 90 minute tour provided by professional certified tour guides. 15 convenient stops have been chosen to maximize your visit and allow you quick access to major landmarks, dining and shopping. Experience why more than half of Savannah's visitors choose Old Town Trolley! 100% Money Back Guarantee. Historic Map F/G-3.

234 MLK Jr. Blvd.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Jepson Center

in Historic, Educational, Cultural

Devoted to contemporary art and world-class traveling exhibition, the Jepson Center links Telfair's past with its future, unifying the museum's three distinct sites. Featuring highlights from the modern and contemporary collection and also treats visitors to an ever-changing array of exceptional artwork-from classical European masters to daring emerging artists. Also home to the "Bird Girl" statue made famous by the book "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil." Historic Map #31.

207 W. York St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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First African Baptist Church

in Heritage, Historic

Located on historic Franklin Square, this iconic church was constituted in December 1777. First African is the oldest Black congregation in North America. The present edifice was completed in 1859 and features historical symbols and artifacts. The church was a part of the Underground Railroad. First African is also registered in the National Registry of Historic Landmarks.

23 Montgomery St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
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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Fort McAllister Historic Park

Fort McAllister Historic Park

in Exhibit, Historic, Educational, Cultural, Tour

This scenic park showcases the best-preserved earthwork fortification of the Confederacy. Explore the Civil War museum and the grounds with cannons, a furnace, bombproof, barracks, and palisades. Learn about the Civil War and soldiers' lives at living history Soldier programs. Nestled among giant live oaks, Spanish moss & salt marsh - a beautiful location for camping, fishing, boating, & picnicking. Area Map #4

3894 Fort McAllister Road
Savannah, Georgia 31324
United States

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