Savanah Historic District Guide
Things to Do
Looking for a little romance? Savannah is the perfect place to plan a getaway with your significant other. Check out our wide array of luxury hotels for an elegant room to yourselves, then take a horse and carriage tour of our city or check out one of the many art galleries. Once the sun goes down, you can find plenty of things to do in Savannah when it comes to night life. As one of the few cities with an open container policy, you can take your drinks "to go" as your roam our Historic District checking out the local bars and clubs.
Fun for the Family
No matter what your age, there are always things to do in Savannah's Historic District. Take a tour of our magnificent city. We offer riverboat cruises, ghost tours, and trolley and horse-drawn carriage tours. Stop by one of our handmade sweets shops and try some salt water taffy, creamy ice cream, or toasted pecan pralines. In the evening, enjoy Savannah's many theaters. Catch the latest movie, review an original play, or sing along at a music concert.
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Art Galleries and Museums
Savannah is known for its charming Southern art, and where better to experience it than in the art galleries of the Historic District? You'll find galleries featuring many different styles of art like contemporary, eclectic, international, and African American. You can also check out exhibits featuring art by the local college students at the Savannah College of Art and Design.
If you're a history buff, head to one of Savannah's museums. You'll learn about the Georgians that founded Savannah, view rare artifacts, and experience the city's many historic landmarks. You can even take a tour of the oldest public art museum in the South.
There's always something going on in Savannah! With dozens of festivals that take place every year, you're sure to find one that interests you. Check out the Savannah Book Festival every President's Day weekend or the Savannah Garden Exposition every spring. Spend your Fourth of July on the River or eat your heart out at the Savannah Seafood Festival every fall. No matter what you're into, festivals always give you things to do in Savannah.