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Beautiful park near River Street shopping area

We walked through the park on our way from River Street to the Pirate House restaurant. This park... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Fairport, New York
One of my favorite walks in Savannah

Emmet Park runs along Bay St. There are lots of trees covered in Moss and some memorials to browse... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2018
Gainesville, Georgia
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

Emmet Park is beautiful park located on Bay Street overlooking River Street on a Bluff. Adjacent to Factors Walk, great place to sit and relax. Jolly Chriss.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank luckyj_12
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We walked through the park on our way from River Street to the Pirate House restaurant. This park is beautiful and reminds me of a perfect southern park. Amazing shade trees and nice sidewalks. Nestled between the city and River Street, this park runs parallel...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

Emmet Park runs along Bay St. There are lots of trees covered in Moss and some memorials to browse. Great shady place to walk with great views.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank denillio
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

This was the first open space that we found on walking out of our hotel, it is calm, despite being next to a busy road. We were surprised by the number of memorials, and the detail of the Savannah signs giving the history of the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Barry B
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Emmet Park is situated 70 feet above the Riverfront District in historic downtown Savannah. It spans several blocks east to west and is shaded with a magnificent oak canopy, provided by massive gnarly trees that are hundreds of years old. Hubby and I stopped continually...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank FancyFree55
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Emmet Park is a beautiful shaded area that's really more for a stroll than anything else. It's located right off the riverfront, and you can walk through here past many of the hotels and restaurants in the historic district.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank jrobba
Reviewed April 30, 2017

One thing savannah does well is maintain their squares and parks. This is well maintain. This one is not a Square. It is located along the waterfront. Emmet was an Irish Patriot. Very old monuments and the Celtic Cross are worth taking a moment of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank matjaz2002
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Beautiful park and there are many in Savannah.This one is not a Square, it stretches along the waterfront. If you are down by the river, check it out. Emmett was an Irish patriot and there is quite a lot of Irish history in Savannah. Some...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Wenovo
Reviewed April 27, 2017

I heard for the first time that Savannah celebrates St. Patricks Day in a big way. I thought it was NYC, that had the privilege to march and drink beer all day! The Emmett Park, named after an Irish patriot Robert Emmett holds some pretty...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank HCh55
Reviewed March 15, 2017

My wife and I visited Emmet Park during the beginning of the St. Patrick's Day celebration week and Tara Feis happened to be going on. Pronounced Tara 'Fesh,' it was a festival of Irish culture and fun. The park handled the activities and the attendees...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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