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Colonial Park Cemetery, Savannah

#6 of 30 in Historic Sites in Savannah
Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Savannah's main cemetery for over century, Colonial Park Cemetery has over 9,000 graves. New interments stopped in 1853, but the cemetery remained open for the public. The grounds are landscaped with local species, including trees draped with Spanish moss that give the city its mysterious vibe. The cemetery is a peaceful place for a walk; stop to read the tombstones of those that helped build Savannah. Arrange to visit Colonial Park Cemetery and other attractions in Savannah using our Savannah trip planner.
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  • Beautiful little cemetery in the heart of Savannah. Great place for a tranquil afternoon walk. Recommend to all.  more »
  • This historic cemetery in Old Savannah is worth a stroll. There is an interesting mix of burials through hundreds of years. It only takes about 15-20 minutes to walk through this cemetery to...  more »
  • It always amazing to learn about the history of Savannah. They have ghost tours in that you can sigh up to get more historic knowledge. Photos taken 9-13-2019.
  • Densely rich historical information and graves are well respected. Didn't like the fact that a graveyard was turned into a park where you can jog through it or take your dog to relieve itself on nearby markers but nice place nonetheless.

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