The square is close to shopping and make a great spot for photos. Enjoyed sitting on the bench and people watching.
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Another square to visit to get out the sun. The monument here is a tall pink set of pillars and urns, and provides contrast from the standard trope of bronze men on plinths. As always take a stroll or sit on the bench for a...More
This square is named after James Wright, the 3rd Governor of Georgia. In the square, there is a monument to William Gordon, a mayor of Savannah. And, lastly, as if they didn't pack enough history into one square, the grave of Creek Nation Indian Chief,...More
The square first name was Percival Square dating back to 1733. It was later renamed to honor the last Royal Governor of Savannah. The square is the grave site of Chief Tomo-Chi-Chi, the Yamacraw chief who offered peace and cooperation with the early Savannah settlers...More
The square is the grave site of Chief Tomo-Chi-Chi, the Yamacraw chief who offered peace and cooperation with the early Savannah settlers and died in 1739 and has a monument to William W. Gordon who brought prosperity to the city by constructing a railroad.
Walking around Savannah there are so many squares with lots of history This is one of the best and great as it is surrounded by buildings of differing architecture Central with many bars and restaurants to sit and relax in
There are so many beautiful and historic squares in the heart of Savannah and Wright Square is definitely one of them. Over the centuries, it went through a lot of changes. It originally had the name of Percival Square dating back to 1733. It was...More
Good place to start a walking tour of Savannah. Rather than duplicate, see my review of Footprints of Savannah Walking Tour and the Savannah Historic District.
My wife and I spent 3 weeks plotting through all of the squares and parks of Savannah. This was one of our favorite squares. The history displayed on the plaques and memorial is touching.