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Green-Meldrim House

14 W Macon St, Savannah, GA 31401-4356
+1 912-233-3845
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Wonderful, charming and enthusiastic guides brought our tour of Green-Meldrim house to life. It... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
Rob3349
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Sydney
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Made my hair stand on end!

As long-time Civil War reenactors we have attended several period events at the Green-Meldrim... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
Rolumo2
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Orlando, FL
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Located in Madison Square, this was the headquarters of General Sherman after he occupied Savannah in 1864.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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LOCATION
14 W Macon St, Savannah, GA 31401-4356
Downtown
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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, charming and enthusiastic guides brought our tour of Green-Meldrim house to life. It provided a great introduction to the history of the house and Savannah in general. And the house itself is beautiful. This was definitely a highlight of our visit to Savannah

Thank Rob3349
Reviewed 29 December 2016

As long-time Civil War reenactors we have attended several period events at the Green-Meldrim House. On one occasion when we were gathered together, all of us dressed in Civil War era clothing and singing 1860's songs (yep, "Dixie" was right in there) accompanied by musicians...More

Thank Rolumo2
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We were on our way from our home in NYS to Florida. We stopped in the historic district of Savannah, GA with one purpose: To visit the Green=Meldrim House. We checked the opening times before setting out that day, which were 10-1 on Saturdays. We...More

Thank AnglophileNY
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Was looking forward to going on a tour of the house while in Savannah for a short vacation. Their website and their answering machine said they were open until 1 PM on Saturday's. Arrived at 12 PM, but they were closed. Rang door bell and...More

1  Thank GMB-001
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Enjoyed our tour and host was Very knowledgeable. Knowing General Sherman stayed here and standing in the same room where he composed his letter to President Lincoln where he presented him the city of Savannah was awesome.

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 14 September 2016

A Magnificent piece of Civil War History. Beautiful House General William Tecumseh Sherman used for his Headquarters when the federal army occupied Savannah during the Civil War, upon the invitation of Mr. Green. It was at this time, December 1864 that General Sherman sent his...More

Thank Jose R S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This house was very historic and well preserved since it is now a Parish house for the church next door. The docents are very knowledgeable and made the tour very interesting as well.

Thank rhkfreespirit
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We enjoyed the personal attention we got on the tour of this house. It was very interesting and I recommend visiting it. The cost was $10 cash per person, and it was well worth it.

Thank Carolyn J
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Savannah is filled with houses open for tours and it is very hard to choose which one(s) to visit; this is one that should NOT be missed! We passed this house on our walking tour, at which time our guide mentioned that the owner who...More

1  Thank Kurt M
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Spectacular home built with all the lavishness that represented the weathy of Savannah during this time. Incredible plaster ceiling moldings. Some original furniture and nearly everything was of the period. This home had only two owners in its long history. The guides were gracious and...More

Thank jeep2011k
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courtneydawn816
How long does a tour last?
16 May 2016|
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Response from Roving-Saint | Reviewed this property |
Our tour lasted about 45-60". I guess it depends on the numbers of questions the docents get during the tour. The size of the group would have a bearing on that too, as it takes longer to maneuver the group through the house.
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mrjohnWaterlooNy
what is the price of admission
17 March 2015|
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Response from Molly G | Reviewed this property |
The Green Meldrim House is open for guided walk-in tours Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday – 10:00 AM to 4:00 pm. The last tour begins at 3:30. The house phone number is 912-233-3845. Saturday – 10:00 to 1:00 pm. The last... More
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AuroraJourney
Hello, are people able to walk to CW from the hotel? Is there a bus that goes to CW that goes by or near the hotel? Thanks for your help!
11 February 2015|
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Response from benntbear123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are at least four different buses, one the is free and three that are tour buses....
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