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Green-Meldrim House

14 W Macon St, Savannah, GA 31401-4356
+1 912-233-3845
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Great Tour, Great Ladies

The Green-Meldrim House is a great tour run by some great ladies. Very informative! The house has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MarcoPolo6262
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Chicago, Illinois
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Sherman stayed here when he "marched to the sea".

This house is only open on occasions where church staff are available for tours. It is owned by the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kathweld
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Titusville, Florida
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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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14 W Macon St, Savannah, GA 31401-4356
Downtown
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+1 912-233-3845
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Green-Meldrim House is a great tour run by some great ladies. Very informative! The house has some interesting character. Believe me, I've been in Antebellum homes from Charleston to Natchez. Love the fact, it's still in use for bridal party prep for the church...More

Thank MarcoPolo6262
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This house is only open on occasions where church staff are available for tours. It is owned by the Episcopal church next door. The ladies giving the tour were really vested in the information provided. The house is worth seeing as much has been maintained...More

Thank Kathweld
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is a beautifully restored house of a Liverpool bookeeper, who amassed a fortune in the cotton industry and built one of the more glamorous Gothic Revival houses in Savannah in the 1850s. Particuarly interesting was the account of the usage of the house by...More

Thank Gurke13
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The Green-Meldrim House, an 1853 Gothic Revival Mansion, was the headquarters of General William T. Sherman when the Federal army occupied Savannah during the Civil War. We noticed it as we were walking through Madison Square and saw the historical marker. My husband and I...More

Thank VickiAnne_11
Reviewed 8 May 2017

When visiting Savannah this is a house tour not to be missed! A lovely home that since the 1850's has had only two families as owners and now owned by St. John's Church. While the home does not contain many of the previous owner's furnishings,...More

Thank Karule
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The tour was wonderful and the home was beautiful. I had never seen pocket windows before I came to this house. Also the crown molding is the most intricate design I've ever seen. A definate must!

Thank barksinparks
Reviewed 2 May 2017

So far our favorite old Savannah home. The home is amazing and the history just as amazing. Billy Sherman stayed here after taking Savannah during the Civil War.

Thank Jimmy D
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The home has been in existence since before the Civil War and was lived in by several generations of one family, the Greens, before being bought by the Meldrin family. It is now the parish house of a Methodist Church. It's a beautiful home, and...More

Thank JaneD213
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This historic home is toured with different docents upstairs and downstairs, which results in a longer tour and provides lots of interesting information. This was one of my favorite of the homes, partly because I was able to spend more time looking around. They are...More

1  Thank jackyglo
Reviewed 2 April 2017

There is a slight confusion about the street. The address faces the courtyard/garden between St. John's Church and the house. Be sure to check the hours. There are times they have private functions and meetings during the opening hours - Thus they are closed. This...More

Thank borntotravelOH
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courtneydawn816
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
18 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
12 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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