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Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum Inc.

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Definitely worth a visit

Rich history, wonderful layout, incredible local stories. David at the front desk was so... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jenny P
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We'll Be Back

I was so happy to finally visit this museum. It was on my bucket list. I met the director and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
James H
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The Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum captures the Civil Rights Movement in Savannah. See a Timeline of Civil Rights History that begins in 1865. Read the story of the Father of modern Civil Rights movement in Savannah, Reverend Dr. Ralph Mark...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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460 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-4800
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rich history, wonderful layout, incredible local stories. David at the front desk was so knowledgeable about the history! I will be back!

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was so happy to finally visit this museum. It was on my bucket list. I met the director and the receptionist. We were immediately given information on the layout of the museum. To be a museum housed in a former bank building, every inch...More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour with informative displays and video (lasts 15-20 min). It focusses very much on civil rights in Savannah which is interesting however it assumes some knowledge around the wider civil rights movement (which I have from visiting the one in Memphis however as we...More

2  Thank Millin1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriends and I attended this museum while we were here a girls weekend. We had a wonderful time and learned amazing things about the civil rights movement in Savannah. The staff at the museum were very friendly and helpful! It is a great little...More

1  Thank susancordes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible monument to the civil rights movement in Savannah. I learned so much. Thank you for sharing your stories. Wonderful staff.

1  Thank Mobile636260
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

My family and I had a wonderful tour. The staff were very helpful and knowledgeable. Great experience!!!

1  Thank Janise W
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

$10 admission fee. Had a quick tour on the museum. Lot of information and history to be found here..

1  Thank samuel8248
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I had a great experience at Ralph Gilbert Museum. The workers were very nice and helpful. I honestly suggest everyone that live or visit Savannah should definitely visit the museum!

1  Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this museum after finding it online and I'm glad we came and supported. Our tour guide Dave was very friendly and knowledgeable. We definitely left having an appreciation for the those that sacrificed and led the way. It will take...More

1  Thank Naomi P
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The guide was very knowledgeable. We learned a lot during our visit to this wonderful museum. Highly recommend everyone take time to visit.

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schmayla98
17 May 2018|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
There is a lift that takes you to the elevator floor that gives full access from that point. Hours are from 10:00 until 5:00. Will need to get there by 4:00 in order to get a complete tour.
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dvdcutter
12 August 2017|
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This should actually be answered by Greta , I think.
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