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Colonial Park Cemetery

201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6843
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The city's oldest cemetery, with family plots dating back to the 1700s.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
Downtown
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Reviewed yesterday

After finding out it was the hang out of one of Savannah's most infamous ghosts Rene Asche Rondolier, a disfigured orphan on our ghost tour the night before we visited for a daytime view. Button Gwinnett, a signer of the Declaration of Independence is buried...More

1  Thank Gena W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Large old place of rest for many of the foundeds of Georgia. Dates back to 1700s and was cool to read all the historic signs with the info about the buried founding fathers of Savannah and some of colony of Georgia.

Thank mrbill33000
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought this was going to be a more historic cemetery. By that I mean famous people. It's the almost illegible grave stones of local shop keepers. That being said, it's a nice little "park" in the centre of the Historic District.

Thank JazboOttawa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a historic cemetery in the heart of downtown Savannah. A little spooky since there’s tons of stories about this place.

Thank Raul D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a walk though this, reading the tombstones and the plaques were very interesting. Seems to be a popular place to visit as it was very busy.

Thank Picky_Vacationer_50s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had already visited Bonaventure Cemetery earlier in the day, but as we were walking around historic Savannah that afternoon, we walked through Colonial Park Cemetery and very much enjoyed ourselves. The gravestones are older than Bonaventure, and the signage was interesting.

Thank 907blaked
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of historical markers, and plenty of atmosphere. Like visiting the Haunted Mansion, but FOR REAL, aesthetically.

Thank Goaty_7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cemetery is open and free to walk around. My kids were fascinated to see how many children are buried here. Well worth the time to learn more about the early citizens of Savannah. We had a walking tour guidebook that told more about the...More

Thank charlieg71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Strolling through the cemetery reveals early settlers, Civil War participants and early settler history

Thank Mel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting stop filled with history Button Gwinnett a signer of the Declaration is burred here.

Thank SoundmanRB
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