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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.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6843
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

A very interesting trip through history, especially to see the range of different types of monument interspersed with the trees festooned with Spanish moss

Thank 3maryanne
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

I love cemeteries, and this one was super old! We couldn't even read the headstones! Just lovely, gorgeous, serene. So quiet and nice. Perfect weather in April!

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The colonial cemetery is a great place to take a stroll even if you aren't into history you can find some interesting things on the tomb stones such as people that are hundreds of years old and even ones who died before they were born,...More

Thank BSParanormal1
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Interesting to see the stones that were changed. A lot of history in a few short steps.look for the wall of stones that were moved off their grave sites. Beautiful view of St Johns Cathedral.

Thank Holly S
Reviewed 15 April 2016

This cemetery closed in 1853 so it's OLD. There's good paths with signage to tell you who's buried in the crypts, howerver the most interesting tombstones are along the back wall where they were placed after General Sherman's men broke them off to make room...More

Thank Kel C
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Even if you are not a history buff you will find a stroll through this cemetery interesting. Great signage with information on the historical figures interred here

Thank jbm1981
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Very historical cemetery. For history buffs, indeed worth a visit. See the monuments located at edge along wall. I believe they were moved by Union soldiers to make space for camping there. Read about it before stopping by.

Reviewed 13 April 2016

I have never seen so many historic markers in one place. You could spend all day here just reading the markers. These were people that made our country great.

Thank mike w
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I enjoy cemeteries and this one I really enjoy going through a lot of history there to learn and enjoy.

Thank Theresa M H
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to visit. The history here is amazing. Some tombstones are so old that time and the elements wore off any engraving. It's a free, small cemetery. Easily accessible and within walking distance in the historic part of town. What was amazing to me...More

Thank Joyce S
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