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Colonial Park Cemetery

201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6843
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The city's oldest cemetery, with family plots dating back to the 1700s.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6843
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on our way to another part of the city and decided to walk through the cemetery to the other side while also doing some sightseeing in the cemetery. We got through to the other side and the gates were padlocked in several places...More

Thank Kaitlin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with my Girl Scout troop while in Savannah. Wish I had had more time to walk around a look at more stones. Interesting to see the broken stones attached to the back wall. History behind this cemetery is interesting as well.

Thank danipbt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first saw the cemetery on a ghost tour and wanted to go back the next day to spend more time there. It's amazing being in a place with such steep history. There are markers everywhere, giving tidbits about people buried and how they impacted...More

Thank taraship
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I find cemeteries fascinating - each have their own stories and are so unique. Colonial Park is a smaller cemetery, but very well maintained, very clean. For those of us that are not familiar with the area, I really liked the signs describing who this...More

Thank salsatraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very accessible and interesting historical cemetery, with Revolutionary war graves as well as other leading figures of old Savannah. The grounds are beautifully adorned with flora. Worth a visit.

Thank mudfoot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

old & established grounds, walk thru culture & history. very old tombstones, mausoleums, headstones and iron works.

Thank Perspectech
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We toured Colonial Park Cemetery on our own, no guide. I think a guided tour would be interesting but we read several web sites about the cemetery. Between the duellist buried there, the yellow fever victims (we spent a lot of time looking for the...More

Thank AngieAndGeorge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw this cemetery at night first. Our guide said there were ~ 700 marked graves here, but investigations have determined there are really thousands of bodies buried here.

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked by the cemetery on our way to River Street a few times, or when we were lost. You can see most of the Gravestones and Tombs from the sidewalk. The history of this cemetery can be read by the Entrance and it is a...More

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