Things for Kids

Looking for things for your children to do in Savannah? We know where they'll find pirates and sharks!

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Things for Moms

You've been driving the train for the family and now it's time for you to sit back and enjoy! Best things for moms to do in Savannah are right around the corner!

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Things for Groups

From group tours to group dinners, we have you covered!

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Savannah's History Has So Much to Offer

On February 12, 1733, General James Oglethorpe and settlers from the ship Anne landed at Yamacraw Bluff and were greeted by Tomochichi, the Yamacraws, and Indian traders John and Mary Musgrove. Mary Musgrove often served as an interpreter. The city of Savannah was founded on that date, along with the colony of Georgia. In 1751, Savannah and the rest of Georgia became a Royal Colony and Savannah was made the colonial capital of Georgia.

By the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War, Savannah had become the southernmost commercial port in the Thirteen Colonies. British troops took the city in 1778, and the following year a combined force of American and French soldiers, including Haitians, failed to rout the British at the Siege of Savannah. The British did not leave the city until July 1782. In December 1804 the state legislature declared Milledgeville the new capital of Georgia.

History of Savannah Things to Discover
Savannah, a prosperous seaport throughout the nineteenth century, was the Confederacy's sixth most populous city and the prime objective of General William T. Sherman's March to the Sea. Early on December 21, 1864, local authorities negotiated a peaceful surrender to save Savannah from destruction, and Union troops marched into the city at dawn.
Trolley Tours for Kids

Trolley Tours That Cover All Things!

The best trolley tour in Savannah is Old Savannah Tours. Locally owned and operated, this tour company has the best historic tours, on and off tours and haunted tours! Book Trolley Tour!