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.

Colonial Park Cemetery

201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6843
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Savannah's Ghost Encounter Walking Tour
More Info
and up
Savannah Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour
More Info
and up
Creepy Crawl Haunted Pub Tour of Savannah
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
The city's oldest cemetery, with family plots dating back to the 1700s.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“buried here” (86 reviews)
“yellow fever” (61 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6843
Write a Review
Reviews (1,415)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,388 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

As Savannah's oldest cemetery, this is place is worth a visit. If you enjoy history, you will find that this cemetery is one of those places that are really unique and exude beauty and tradition. The shape of the headstones and the way they are...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of historic markers about the lives of those buried here. Great place to learn something & honor those who reside here permanently. Also cool to know that the playground outside the cemetery served as the dueling ground in years past.

Thank DanaJ0
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is Savannah's oldest cemetery, and they only buried here until the 1850's, so there are lots of really unique, worn headstones and mausoleums. Lots of trees covered with the typical spanish moss of the area really emphasize the feel of the cemetery. Gorgeous just...More

Thank Molly R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's amazing to see how old these tombstones are. They are from the 1700 & 1800's. The stones are worn away, but many of them you can see the years. It's worth stopping by.

Thank John D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looks like something straight out of the 1800s. Nice shaded sidewalks for strolling through the trees.

Thank Chuck P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting historic cemetery. You can go in it. It is free. Right next to it there is a strip of land that they say people used to use it for Dueling.

Thank sar8158
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Get the back story from one of the many trolley rides or tour books, but be sure to check out the headstones along the back wall! Just a few blocks from the Cathedral.

Thank susanl657
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cimetary is incredible, you can feel the past, and please you have to read the story of this place...it's unforgetable...

Thank Raphaël T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an old cemerery from the Revolution War. Time has erased most of the gravertones incriptions which is a shame. The cemetery is fenced with one entry.

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Huge cemetary with a ton of info on the plaques placed near the grave sites. Very well kept with huge monuments

Thank n2deep0
Nearby Restaurants
Zunzi's Take Out
1,572 reviews
.22 km away
Leopold's Ice Cream
7,988 reviews
.31 km away
The Collins Quarter
834 reviews
.28 km away
Six Pence Pub Savannah
1,938 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
6,974 reviews
.26 km away
Owens-Thomas House
1,531 reviews
.22 km away
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace
1,380 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Colonial Park Cemetery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines