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Chippewa Square

Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-351-3837
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Many historic attractions are located at this city square, which is named for the Battle of Chippewa in the War of 1812.
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Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-351-3837
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Reviewed yesterday

Forest Gumps bench is no longer here, but this is the square the movie took place and Forest sat waiting for the bus. Which in itself was interesting they had to change the traffic pattern on the street to have him picked up on the...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chippewa is one of the many beautiful squares in Savannah. Perhaps more famous because it's where the site of the bench scenes in the movie... sadly, however, the bench is no longer. Still a nice park though!

Thank lpdutil
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed walking the grid of Savannah and checking out all the this most special layouts of the beautiful city. The squares make this a very walkable city even for someone who is limited. There is places to rest and renew so you can walk...More

Thank roxyrue1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chippewa Square is another one of Savannah's twenty two beautiful squares. Such a beautiful, quite and relaxing place to take a break from the summer heat.

Thank 277CarlM
Reviewed 1 week ago

We know that the bench of the Forrest Gump movie was at the Museum, but why? It will be better to see it at the same place we had Tom Hanks seating in his film. But the Square is very nice to know and just...More

Thank Flavio K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Chippewa Square early on a Sunday morning. Beautiful, relaxing, peaceful square in the heart of Savannah.

Thank AAHolt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute...nice place to see for its movie history background..no different than only of the other 19 squares in the city

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must dine at Vic's on the River - 5-star....absolutely the best! Very pleasant staff. Be sure to call for reservation. Favorite restaurant for locals & visitors. Fantastic wine selection. Food was out of this world. We had a party of 15 and everything at...More

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many squares in the historic district of Savannah, and all of them are beautiful. I recommend taking the time to learn the history behind each square. All have plaques to describe the history of the square, and most have statues. The museum...More

Thank JBinengland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first stop at this square was during the Old Savannah hop on / hop off tour. Pretty park! We met Mr. Gump himself and conversed with him for a while. It was a gorgeous green day in Savannah, and it was a pleasure sharing...More

Thank mitchjanvier
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Marianne S
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Response from Marsha H | Reviewed this property |
Hi! We didn't see beignets on the menu anywhere in Savannah. Sorry!