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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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Harper Fowlkes House

in Museum, Historic, Historic, Heritage

Tour the Harper Fowlkes House and view up close the fascinating architectural details, artwork, & interiors that make Savannah's historic homes world famous. See what it looked like to live in the mid-1800s, as the house features the furnishings, china, silver, & crystal from that era. Step outside & enjoy the traditional southern garden. Admission: $12 (student and group discounts).

230 Barnard St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum

in Museum, Historic, Heritage

Come visit and discover how Georgia's Oldest African American Community overcame slavery and segregation. Established in 1966, the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum is dedicated to the chronicling of the successful civil rights struggle of Georgia's oldest African American community from slavery to the present. This museum features three floors of exhibits that are designed with the purpose of illustrating and telling the civil rights story. Named "Georgia's Best New History Museum".

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

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HENRY FORD MUSEUM IN RICHMOND HILL

in Museum, Historic

The building in which the museum is housed was built in 1940 as a kindergarten by Richmond Hill's most famous residents, automobile industrialist Henry Ford and his wife, Clara. The tradition of teaching continues today as visitors learn about the Ford era, rice plantations, the Civil War's Fort McAllister, African American heritage and more.

11460 Ford Ave.
Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324
United States

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SCAD Museum of Art

in Museum, Art

The SCAD Museum of Art serves students and visitors alike as a teaching museum with twin goals of enriching the high caliber of education SCAD provides its students and reaching out to the Savannah community and beyond. The SCAD Museum of Art showcases work by acclaimed artists, providing opportunities for students from all majors to learn from art world luminaries and expand their artistic points of view. Historic Map E-2

601 Turner Blvd.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Andrew Low House

in Tour, Museum, Historic, 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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Davenport House

in Museum, Historic

This house was completed circa 1820 by Isaiah Davenport and is an exceptionally fine example of Federal architecture. Its proposed demolition in 1955 provided the catalyst for the city's organized historic preservation movement and was the founding activity of Historic Savannah Foundation, which leads the movement today. Admission. Closed major holidays. Historic Map #19.

324 E. State St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
United States

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Green-Meldrim House

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One of the finest examples of Gothic Revival architecture found in the South, the Green-Meldrim House was designed by New York architect, John Norris, and constructed in the early 1850's. The house has many unique and modern features for the day and was General Tecumseh Sherman's headquarters upon arriving in Savannah during the Civil War.

14 West Macon Street
Savannah, Georgia 31401
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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Battlefield Memorial Park

in Museum, Historic, Battlefield

Interactive historic programming at the site is included with Savannah History Museum admission. On Oct 9, 1779, more than 8,000 troops of three armies fought during the American Revolution Battle of Savannah. Battlefield Memorial Park presents visitors with a memorial to those who fought in the 2nd bloodiest battle of the American Revolution, and marks where approximately 800 troops died or were wounded. Historic Map #26.

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

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