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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...more
124 Abercorn St, Oglethorpe Square, Savannah, GA 31401-3732
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

We really loved this tour. While we are not architects, or anything close, we do find it fascinating to learn about it, hence we tried this tour. Jonathan did not disappoint. It was clear from the beginning Jonathan knows what he is talking about. He...More

Thank launcher69
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Great tour. Jonathan directs you to examples of the different types of architecture in Savannah. He is really knowledgeable about all of the details. I loved the way that he was able to tie together the styles and how they evolved over time. Answered all...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this tour for anyone interested in understanding how Savannah was developed and it’s incredible architectural history.  Jonathan was outstanding!  He made the tour so easy to understand and brought the history of Savannah alive for us. It is clear that Jonathan’s depth of...More

Thank Steven A
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We are now building geeks, thanks to Jonathan! We had been to Savannah a few times previously, but had never taken a tour. We didn't want to do a touristy tour where everything is scripted, but then I came across Jonathan's highly-rated architectural tour. It...More

Thank Julie Ann M
Reviewed June 5, 2018

My husband is highly interested in architecture and building design as he is in industry, so we selected to take a tour while visiting for the weekend. Jonathan was really knowledgeable and friendly. I'd highly recommend the tour to anyone who is interested in either...More

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Reviewed June 2, 2018

We really enjoyed our architectural tour with Jonathan. He was very clear and easy to follow. He clearly knows his town and his details.

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Jonathan was so informative. He thoroughly explained the layout of Savannah and the various architectural styles. His tour made us much more aware of what we were seeing during our visit to Savannah. Don't think this tour is just for people who have an interest...More

Thank ArizonaMom54
Reviewed May 15, 2018

We took this tour last week and we highly recommend it to learn about and enjoy the Savannah historic district. Tour guide, Jonathan, is very knowledgeable about Savannah architecture and history. The 90 minutes length is just perfect for Jonathan's well laid out presentation, taking...More

Thank batik13
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough about the depth of knowledge conveyed by Jonathan during this very informative and highly enjoyable tour. History, design - both style and practical considerations, and a little bit of dishing on Savannah topics were covered expertly in a genuine and relaxed manner....More

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Reviewed April 25, 2018

My wife and I spent a couple of days in Savannah this March. We were there March 10 and 11th. We booked an architecture tour with Architectural Tours of Savannah. I have been on these types of tours before and they are a nice way...More

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Heather F
September 23, 2017|
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Response from sarahrodak | Reviewed this property |
The tour covered basic history of some of the squares and the layout of the city. However, if you have more detailed questions about the city, squares or a specific home, he will absolutely be able to answer your questions.
Judy D
February 5, 2017|
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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
December 18, 2016|
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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.