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Many historic attractions are located at this city square, which is named for the Battle of Chippewa in the War of 1812.
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Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
Downtown
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+1 912-351-3837
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of many very nice squares in Savannah. It is famous, of course, because of Forrest Gump. I sat on a bench there several years ago. I think it was a replica but is was a while ago so maybe it was the...More

Thank Chopstick105
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park gets most notoriety for the location of Forrest Gump's famous bench. This, of course, was a total production prop and there was never really a bench there ...it is a garden. That said, it is a really nice park with plenty of benches...More

Thank tlagyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

worth seeing at night, as the trees are amazing. I am sure its just as beautiful during the day. Of the 4 squares I saw, this was my favorite.

Thank HappyTravler_9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice square but in a city like Savannah so full of beautiful squares, this one is just another one. I guess the connection with Forest Gump makes it special, even though there is not sign indicating as much.

Thank aida68
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Chippewa Square was just outside our B & B, so we had several opportunities to walk through this park. Savannah has many such squares in the Historic District, and they are all perfect for sitting on a park bench and watching tourists pass by. We...More

Thank Parisgirl52
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Yeah yeah, it's the place where the chocolate scenes were shot, but really they don't have any sign board or any information about the movie being shot here probably because they know it that this place, this city is more than that. It's a beautiful,...More

Thank meghagargg
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here whilst in Savannah. Nice square. Expected a bit more fuss over the Forrest Gump connection though. Still nice though.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The church where the feather floats by is near and the Gump bench is no longer there. Still the Oglethorpe statue is there and it's hot.

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Really nice square of many that we took on our tour. Great place for pictures and picnic. I believe is where the statue of James Oglethorpe, the founder of Savannah is.

Thank Mercedes S
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I don't get why TripAdvisor sets this up as a solo place. All of Savannah's squares work as a story and are key to this gem of a city. Visit all of them.

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