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Pin Point Heritage Museum

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A “must see” IF you are interested in real history

A perhaps little known or little visited place. IF you are interested in authentic History of real... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Charlotte, NC
Interesting history of Savannah history and culture

This is a must see for Savannah History. While it is about 15 minutes from downtown, Pin Point is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jeff D
SAVANNAH, United States
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9924 Pin Point Ave, Savannah, GA 31406-8565
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Reviewed yesterday

A perhaps little known or little visited place. IF you are interested in authentic History of real people and authentic history...a “must visit” place. Pin Point Herlitage Museum shares with us ...real people, real history in a very personal and special way. Gail greeted us...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must see for Savannah History. While it is about 15 minutes from downtown, Pin Point is well worth the drive. Also, it is the home of SCJ Clarence Thomas who's family still live in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 4 days ago

The place is small and you get a lot of information about the area and the small town it sets in. We loved the walking paths and the views. Didn't like some of the crude humor toward our group, but it was nice all in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Carey C
Emily_Beck, Manager of Interpretation at Pin Point Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Carey C, Thank you so much for your feedback. We regret that you had an unpleasant experience at our site. We would like to know more about your experience; please consider emailing our Public Relations Director Holly Elliott at hollyelliottchs@gmail.com with details so that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful spot that tells the story of a very unique American culture that is being preserved for history. Excellent video and displays. Wonderful guides. Plan ahead to take the tour! A magical place describing a wonderful community.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank greengolfguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Pin Point Heritage Museum on a recent trip to Savannah. It is a very small collection of buildings which were previously used as part of the Pin Point Oyster Factory. When we arrived a guided tour had just started and we were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I‘m glad we found that place! A very nice museum with wonderful guides and a beautiful place surrounded by water! I didn’t know anything about the Gullah culture and language and had no idea SC Thomas was also born in this community and I feel...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cosmocaty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff at this museum were fantastic. They were welcoming, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic. We watched the video and went on the tour. It was very interesting and they did a great job with the presentation. They did a wonderful job of explaining the history of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PrintedSky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum tells its story in a living and graceful way, and the story is a broad one. Slavery, plantation live, Gullah/Geeche Culturr, Low Country community life and much more are woven together here. If you choose to engage your imagination and if you have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank gsmithii
Reviewed 7 December 2018

This is a very important stop if you are visiting Savannah. This museum is in a beautiful setting on the Moon River and teaches about the freed slaves and their Gullah/Geechee way of life. You will see their ingenuity, learn about their hardships and experience...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Fearless2go
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss Pin Point Heritage Museum on your next visit to the Low Country! A delightful experience for the entire family. Call ahead for guided tours to enhance your visit to this hidden jewel!

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank coulters2018
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Response from SUSAN M | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea. Suggest you call.
Terry D
23 June 2018|
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Response from Sandra N | Reviewed this property |
I do not know for sure, but I would definitely lean toward taking a dog there not being appropriate. Some of the exhibit areas are outside, but most are inside, and remember these are historic buildings that deserve... More
Patti E
9 May 2018|
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Response from Taylor E | Reviewed this property |
Hours of Operation: Thursday - Saturday: 9:00am-5:00pm Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day Contact Information: 9924 Pin Point Avenue Savannah, GA 31406 912-355-0064 Admission: $8 per adult $4 per child (ages... More