We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bonaventure Cemetery Journeys w/ Shannon Scott

330 Bonaventure Rd, Savannah, GA 31404-3222
+1 912-319-5600
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 25.00*
and up
Bonaventure Cemetery Journeys with Shannon Scott
More Info
USD 55.00*
and up
Bonaventure Cemetery After Hours Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Tour the South's most illustrious, Victorian Cemetery with 29 year, resident storyteller, Shannon Scott or one of his other premium story hosts! Bonaventure is home to poets, songwriters, actors, artists, industrialists, duelists, Confederates, and every life story under one sunny cemetery! Fans of Secret Societies like The Freemasons won't be disappointed either as Bonaventure is imprinted everywhere with their emblems! See Little Gracie, Johnny Mercer, Conrad Aiken, Noble Jones and more! Fans of "Midnight In The Garden of Good and Evil?" Get close to the characters! Talk about a personal & impacting day out! Inquire about Historic District Hotel Transportation!
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
330 Bonaventure Rd, Savannah, GA 31404-3222
+1 912-319-5600
Write a ReviewReviews (1,008)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

51 - 60 of 1,007 reviews

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Very knowledgeable and intertaining tour guide with good storytelling. Highly recommend this tour! ......

1  Thank yarbdog
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Great way to learn about the history of the people and the area. Thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Shannon Scott.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
1  Thank Rocco9136
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed this tour! It was a performance with detailed information, great story telling, and a voice that you can hear even when you are trailing behind admiring whatever has caught your eyes. It was definitely one of the highlights of our Savannah visit.

1  Thank Musab H
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is not just a tour, it's a performance coupled with history, storytelling and detailed information. Highly recommend it, and definitely one of the highlights of our visit to Savannah. Note: even if no rain is forecast, be prepared for a downpour... It may not...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We did this tour yesterday with Shannon. He was wonderful. Had some great stories and insight into the cemetery. I loved his explanation of the layout of the cemetery. Unfortunately it started to rain at Johnny Mercer's grave. We gave it a valiant effort to...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I was in Savannah for a couple of days and decided to sign up for this tour. I was so happy I did. The tour was incredibly informative and Shannon is a great story teller. I was amazed at how much fascinating history is in...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Cherub918
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The first time we did this tour the old part of the cemetery was closed due to hurricane damage. This second tour was again with Shannon Scott- storyteller and Savannah historian.. the tour was awesome! Loved the older part of the cemetery - beautiful sculptures...More

Thank Taryn C
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Bonaventure Cemetery is beautiful to walk alone. The history, uniques memorials, statues, and moss-laden trees. But Shannon Scott makes the cemetery come alive. Pun intended. He leads the group to the more famous and interesting grave sites telling the stories of the people buried there....More

Thank Martha L
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This tour was even better than I expected it to be. Mr. Scott was very knowledgeable and allowed us time to take pictures along the way while keeping a good pace for the tour. This is one tour you don't want to miss.

Thank Bryna J
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Shannon Scott is a passionate historian. His easy going style made our tour fascinating and full of interesting history. Great way to spend time in Savannah. Should be on everyone's must do list.

Thank Wendy C
Nearby Restaurants
Coaches Corner
17 reviews
.84 km away
542 reviews
1.26 km away
Tortugas Island Grille
150 reviews
1.52 km away
Chiriya's Thai Restaurant
48 reviews
1.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bonaventure Cemetery
5,275 reviews
.59 km away
Savannah Bonaventure Dash Tours
519 reviews
.71 km away
Noble Jones Tours
555 reviews
.68 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
28 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from tjtravo | Reviewed this property |
28 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Kdavisbayer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and it’s free.
2 February 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from SScottTours | Property representative |
Hi. Apologies but did not receive a notice properly on these questions. 10AM & 2PM, season depending but 10AM pretty standard 7 Days A Week. There are companies that offer transport with a partial Bonaventure Tour but I do... More