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Chippewa Square

Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-351-3837
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Many historic attractions are located at this city square, which is named for the Battle of Chippewa in the War of 1812.
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  • Average13%
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Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
Downtown
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+1 912-351-3837
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What trip to Savannah would be complete if you didn't go to this square? You won't find the bus stop anymore where Forest Gump sits, but the park hasn't changed and is only 2 blocks away from the cafe where Jenny also works in the...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although this is where the scene of Forrest on the park bench was filmed, there is nothing here that commemorates the occasion and nothing there resembling the original bench. That said it is still a picturesque place to visit and photograph.

Thank mike p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time scouting the area to find the spot where Forrest Gump waited for the bus while he told strangers of his life story. Though the Bench replica is in the Savannah History Museum, the spot is much better attraction than the lonely...More

Thank Rainbow S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Savannah is known for it's historic squares. Being a fan of Forrest Gump, I just had to stop at this one. No, there is no bench in the spot he sat in the film but there are other benches around.. I knew not to expect...More

Thank lilliem6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful square one of many. Good people watching place. Seats to sit on. Great southern charm. In the historic district.

Thank sar8158
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice square where the bench from Forrest Gump was filmed, it has a cool history too as it used to be a hanging square so the ghost tours stop there.

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chippewa Square is great but so are all the others as well. The glory of Savannah's historic district is its squares. They are its heart and should. No matter how hot it is, and believe me it was truly hot when we visited in August,...More

Thank ellynvb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great spot like so many others in Savannah. I had hoped to see the bench from the Forrest Gump movie but this is now in a museum and has been replaced with a flower bed. It is definitely a nice place to...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

All of the Historic Squares in Savannah are wonderful. Everything is so close that it is easy to do a self guided walking tour, going from square to square,

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 13 August 2017

If you come here looking for Forrest Gump's bench, like other people have mentioned, it is in the museum. But if you are lucky, you may spot a performer dressed as Forrest in the park quietly sitting on another bench in this square. Besides the...More

Thank Kaitlin S
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Marianne S
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Response from Marsha H | Reviewed this property |
Hi! We didn't see beignets on the menu anywhere in Savannah. Sorry!
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