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City square named for President James Madison, offering attractions related to the best-seller "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil."
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Bull Street, Between West Harris and West Charlton Streets, Savannah, GA
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Reviewed 14 April 2013

Named after the fourth US President, James Madison (not NY’s Madison Square Garden), this “Square” is what Southerners call a park. Surrounding it are some of the most important and interesting buildings in the city, including St. John’s Church and SCAD. Laid out in 1837,...More

3  Thank DeanMurphy2020
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We visited Summer 2916. This square is under construction / renovation so not much there this trip. The Savannah historical district Squares are, in general, a bm b eat walking tiur. Each is a bit different and a great place to sit down for a...More

1  Thank Barrett3887
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

This Madison Square has gardens, but it is a long way from New York City! This beautiful shaded park in Savannah is home to a statue honoring Sergeant William Jasper who held the colors while mortally wounded during the Revolutionary War. It is an historic...More

Thank Moved2Texas
Reviewed 7 July 2018

All the 22 squares in Savannah are worth a stop. They are the heart and beauty of this beautiful, historic city. Take your time, read the plaques and enjoy.

Thank HankmidGA
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Close spot to walking the historic area and looking at the homes, shops are close as well. Take the time to read the plaque.

Thank tedact
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Awesome square in downtown Savannah. This is one of our favorite spots during our recent visit. Wish all towns had places like this to visit.

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

One of the small square parks located so you can walk around the historic district, stop to relax for a few minutes, see & learn some history about the area then continue your walk.

Thank Zeke T
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This is one of the 22 lovely squares in the Savannah historic district. Named for President James Madison it features an impressive statue commemorating the heroism of colonial soldier Sergeant William Jasper. Be sure to read the informative historical plaques in this square.

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We loved going here. We felt like time just stopped and everything was more relaxing. Savannah is a top choice for me after visiting several spots, this one included.

Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 13 March 2018

This square is located right next to the bookstore we visited so we wandered over to look at the monument of Sargent Jasper. There are historic homes around the square as well, and there are several different types of tours available to see them. If...More

Thank GitchSup
Reviewed 26 February 2018

this is just one of the many small parks in Savannah. The Jasper Monument is located in the center of Madison Square and stands over fifteen feet tall. It is certainly worth seeing.

Thank JuneNY
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The square is the home of the Green-Meldrim House, St. John’s Episcopal Church, and the Sorrell-Weed House, where Robert E. Lee dined -- and is one of the most haunted homes in America. As we did a tour at the Sorrel-Weed we spent time learning...More

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