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Celebrate the Season with Savannah Boat Parade of Lights 2020 and More!

By |2020-11-23T23:26:59+00:00November 26th, 2020|Holidays|

Come celebrate the 2020 holidays in the Hostess City at the Savannah Boat Parade of Lights, Christmas Market, Gingerbread Competition, Riverfront fireworks, and more! The holidays are here and, phew, just in time! 2020 has been quite the year, to say the least. Who couldn't [...]

Savannah Restaurants – The Best in Fine Dining

By |2020-11-23T23:14:04+00:00November 16th, 2020|Savannah Dining|

Savannah is well known for its history, Southern gentility, Spanish-moss draped live oaks, park-like squares, and cobblestone streets. What you may not realize is that numerous innovative and upscale Savannah restaurants have also made it one of America's premier dining destinations! A culinary revolution has [...]

Visit the Andrew Low House Historic House Museum

By |2020-11-23T21:36:43+00:00October 26th, 2020|Attractions|

Step back in time with a visit to the Andrew Low House, an exquisitely preserved, 19th century house museum. The mansion was home to wealthy cotton magnate Andrew Low and his family, which included Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts. Andrew Low came [...]

Visit Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island

By |2020-11-23T21:36:43+00:00October 17th, 2020|Attractions|

Guests looking for some fascinating Civil War history in Savannah will enjoy a visit to Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island, less than half an hour from McMillan Inn. Fort Pulaski was built on Cockspur Island early in the 19th century as protection for [...]

Georgia State Railroad Museum at Tricentennial Park

By |2020-11-10T20:15:09+00:00September 25th, 2020|Attractions|

Whether you're a train enthusiast, history fan, or just looking for something to fill an afternoon, you'll enjoy a visit to the Georgia State Railroad Museum at Tricentennial Park in downtown Savannah. The Georgia State Railroad Museum (GSRM) may not have as big a collection [...]

Tour Historic Tybee Island Lighthouse

By |2020-11-10T20:11:59+00:00September 13th, 2020|Attractions|

Visit Savannah and tour Georgia’s oldest and tallest coastal light. Tybee Island Lighthouse has guarded the mouth of the Savannah River since 1736 and is one of only seven surviving colonial-era lighthouses in the U.S. The Tybee Light has a storied history, to say the [...]

Leopold’s Ice Cream – Savannah’s Oldest

By |2020-11-10T20:17:53+00:00August 22nd, 2020|Savannah Dining|

Leopold's Ice Cream was founded by three brothers in 1919, making it Savannah's oldest ice cream parlor - and that's just one of the historic establishments many claims to fame! Just about everyone enjoys a scoop of ice cream on a hot day but that's [...]

History and Recreation at Fort McAllister Historic State Park

By |2020-11-10T20:21:43+00:00August 13th, 2020|Attractions|

History buffs, nature fans, and those seeking outdoor recreation will enjoy a visit to Fort McAllister Historic State Park. The historic site is home to the country's best-preserved, Civil War earthwork fortification as well as hiking, biking, kayaking, and more! The Savannah area is rich [...]

Owens-Thomas House and Slave Quarters Museum

By |2020-11-10T21:08:13+00:00July 12th, 2020|Attractions|

The Owens-Thomas House, located on the northeast corner of Savannah's Oglethorpe Square, is not only one of the finest examples of English Regency architecture in the country. It's also home to one of the oldest and best preserved urban slave quarters. Telfair Museums has been [...]

First African Baptist Church – Oldest Black Church in North America

By |2020-11-10T21:11:15+00:00June 12th, 2020|Attractions|

Did you know Savannah that is home to the oldest black church in North America? It's true - the First African Baptist Church predates the formation of the United States by three years! As one of the oldest cities in the country, Savannah is home [...]

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