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Savannah History Museum

303 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-4217
+1 912-651-6825
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Highly recommend.

I am a history geek and had a great time. The young man doing the tour is outstanding. I felt a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David R
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Dallas, Georgia, United States
Concise, but informative Museum in Savannah!

While we visited Savannah, Georgia, we had the opportunity of visiting the Savannah History Museum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Milagros H
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Miami, United States
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In the former Central of Georgia Railway passenger station & adjacent to the Savannah Visitor Center, the museum offers a brief introduction to the story of Savannah through exhibits and a short film on the history of the city.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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303 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-4217
Yamacraw Village
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a history geek and had a great time. The young man doing the tour is outstanding. I felt a little silly doing the reenactment but the information is outstanding.

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While we visited Savannah, Georgia, we had the opportunity of visiting the Savannah History Museum. The museum was compact in size, but contained some valuable items worthy of display. There was a little bit of everything, including an old coach, personal items belonging to the...More

Thank Milagros H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visitors need to make time to visit this museum. For a very low price, it has a range of historical items. The very best part for me was the interactive show "Loyalty and Liberty". The young guide made the events of the American Revolution come...More

1  Thank Anne B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The museum is located in ann historic railway terminal in the same buildng as the visitor center. Admission is a reasonable $7.50. The exhibits are spotless and the descriptions extensve. They hav a great exhibit on the Revolutionary War battles for Savannah that includes reproduction...More

Thank Drew K
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

This museum is quite interestingif ypu have no clue about the general history of Savannah and its surroundings. However the whole setup of the museum is quite dated and the museum could do withsome more interesting and new pieces or themes. The reason you should...More

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My husband, 10yo daughter, and I planned a weekend in Savannah near halloween mainly to do a ghost tour. I wanted to squeeze in a bit of history too but kids are not always happy to do the "boring stuff," let alone having to walk...More

1  Thank ebmitchv
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Some interesting items in their collection, and all are clearly displayed with good, balanced background information Does a good job of explaining the City's history. Just one token display about Native Americans in the area. Provides necessary background for understanding the Revolutionary War battlefield site...More

Thank jeft
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The Savannah History Museum is located in the same building as the Visitor Center in a refurbished train depot building. There is a short hallway to link the Visitor Center to the front part of the museum which is a gift shop. The entrance fee...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Enjoyed our visit here whilst in the city. There is something for all from trains and cars, fashion, guides, civil war, industrial and so much more. There is very obviously a great deal to tell about the history of the city and surrounding area and...More

Thank GTSSurrey
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I can only echo what KatherineB and nferris say in the reviews below. Perhaps we were there the same day. The actor -- and scholar -- playing the role of the sergeant in the South Carolina militia and his colleague, playing the Loyalist soldier, did...More

1  Thank John A
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Amysmama
14 July 2015|
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Response from Emily_Beck | Property representative |
$7 per adult $4 per child (ages 2-12) Children under 2 are free. Ask about the discount admission ticket!
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