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Architectural Tours of Savannah

124 Abercorn Street, Oglethorpe Square, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-604-6354
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Best Tour in Savannah

This was my favorite thing we did while in Savannah. Jonathan was warm and welcoming and very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Best tour I've taken in Savannah

If you do one tour in Savannah, do this one. You won't see every inch of the city, but you will... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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You don't have to be an architect to enjoy the Architectural Tours of Savannah with Jonathan Stalcup. He is author and holds a Master of Architecture degree from SCAD. Jonathan not only knows his stuff design-wise, he makes it really easy for the average tourist to understand how Savannah was born and grew into the beautiful and beautifully singular city it is. He not only stops and points, he brings along visual aids to help you understand how a particular building or square evolved. You won't be bored or even tired- the tour progresses (and walks) through hundreds of years of history at leisurely pace.
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124 Abercorn Street, Oglethorpe Square, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-604-6354

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my favorite thing we did while in Savannah. Jonathan was warm and welcoming and very informative. You can tell he loves what he does. I'm not in any way involved w/ architecture or design, but I love looking at houses and I really...More

Thank k3248
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you do one tour in Savannah, do this one. You won't see every inch of the city, but you will learn so much from Jonathan that you'll be able to see the rest yourself with relative confidence. Jonathan is probably the nicest guy you...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well led tour, the knowledgeable leader is a graduate of architecture school in Savannah. Just a small sampling of Savannah but well worth it.

Thank Graham G
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My family and I took Jonathan's walking tour last weekend and found it a wonderful combination of in-depth knowledge of the subject and an enthusiastic desire to communicate his knowledge to the tour participants. The length was good and he hit all the high spots...More

1  Thank Annag C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is the second time taking a tour with Jonathan and it was as informative and great as our first experience! Jonathan Stalcup is an incredibly knowledgeable guide,.(His impressive bio is on the tour website.) Lots of Savannah history as well as architecture, all presented...More

1  Thank Jill1207W
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Jonathan did an outstanding job explaining the history and architectural styles of Savannah buildings. His presentation was well paced and clear. He definitely knows his craft.

Thank guv11
Reviewed 21 May 2017

My partner and I took this tour as part of a day trip to Savannah in Hilton Head. We both really enjoyed it and were impressed by Jonathan's knowledge of architectural history. He is a graduate of SCAD with a masters in architecture. He brought...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Jonathan knows his Savannah building history. He provided a lot of information about architecture and history but it never felt like a lecture. It was an interactive tour and he always welcomed questions.

Thank tracy w
Reviewed 18 May 2017

On our first full day in Savannah we joined 13 other people for a 90-minute Architectural Walking Tour with Jonathan, a graduate of SCAD with a Master of Architecture degree. Of course that ensured his knowledge and probably his enthusiasm. He told us how James...More

1  Thank VickiAnne_11
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We scheduled a tour with Jonathon on a day when it ended up raining. Jonathon was so kind and rescheduled us for the following day. There were about a dozen people on the tour, which allowed us to easily stroll the streets of Savannah. Jonathon...More

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Judy D
5 February 2017|
Response from lsdelange | Reviewed this property |
Jonathan could answer the question about a trolley. Personally, I don't see that a trolley would work. I'm sure a electric scooter would be perfect, but I'm not sure where they could be rented. I wonder if Jonathan would... More
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Response from Andree D | Reviewed this property |
We began at 10:00 a.m. Refer to his website for the cost. It may change. We loved this tour. It was well worth the money.
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Response from Judy B | Reviewed this property |
Here's Jonathan's contact info. 912-604-6354