Category Archives: Historic Savannah

5 Ways to Celebrate Halloween in Savannah

As the oldest city in all of Georgia, Savannah has a haunting history that dates all the way back to the 1700s. With crooked cobblestone streets and eerie Victorian homes, Savannah was named the “Most Haunted City in America” by Fox TV’s “Scariest Places on Earth.” It’s guaranteed to give you the scare you’re craving on Halloween. Before you start planning all of your spooky adventures, be sure to book your room at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn. Our historic boutique inn will serve as a calming oasis after a day full of ghoulish fun. Read on to find out our favorite 5 ways to celebrate Halloween in Savannah. 1. Ghost … Continue reading

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Things to do and see at the Fort Pulaski National Monument

Summer weather is here, making it the perfect time to come visit Savannah! The lovely summer heat allows visitors to the city to enjoy the area to its full potential! We, here at Presidents’ Quarters Inn, love exploring the city during this time of year, from wandering the cobble stone streets to visiting one of the many historical sites. One of our favorite things to do and see in Savannah is Fort Pulaski National Monument. This grand Fort is a great place to tour for any age. From discovering the hidden nooks and crannies of the Fort to enjoying a tour of the area, everyone is sure to have a … Continue reading

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Experience history at the First African Baptist Church Savannah

Savannah is packed full with history, from 100-year-old houses to significant landmarks. Whether you want to learn more about the southern city’s past or just want to marvel at the beautiful architecture, Savannah is a great place to visit. One of the many fantastic places to visit in the area is the First African Church Savannah. The Church not only has a fascinating story but is also a stunning building. Everyone will have a wonderful time, touring this beautiful church. Here are a few things we, here at Presidents’ Quarters Inn, think you should know. The First African Baptist Church Savannah goes back to the 1700’s. Reverend George Leile who … Continue reading

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Take the Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Tour

Do you enjoy a good mystery? Then we have the perfect book and tour for you. We, here at the President’s Quarters’ Inn, love for our guests to experience the best of Savannah. One of our favorite tours in Savannah is the Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil tour, based off a book that is set in the beautiful city of Savannah. Whether you are just looking for a fun tour or you are a devoted fan, the Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil tour is the perfect option for you and your family. Here are a few things to know about the tour and the … Continue reading

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The Best Savannah Walking Tours

Looking for the perfect way to tour the beautiful city of Savannah? There is no better way to explore the city than taking in the sights on a Savannah walking tour. We, here at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn, want you to have the time of your life in the city. One of our favorite ways to explore Savannah is on a walking tour. Don’t know about any walking tours? Don’t worry! Here are our favorite walking tours to take in the city of Savannah. 1. Ghost Tour This tour is not for the weak at heart. You might be scared out of your mind while on a Ghost Tour. Guests … Continue reading

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The Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum is a Great Place to Spend a Day

For all you lovers of everything maritime, we, here at the President’s Quarters’ Inn, have the perfect place for you to spend an afternoon or even an entire day. From galleries of ship models to maritime paintings and artifacts, the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum offers guests a wonderful opportunity to learn about Savannah’s history. Whether you are looking for a place to avoid the rainy weather or just to enjoy some of Savannah’s rich and intriguing history, Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum is a great place to spend a day! Read on to find out more about the fantastic museum and all that it has to offer! … Continue reading

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Chippewa Square in Downtown Savannah

Savannah is full of historic sites, beautiful cobblestone streets, and oak trees sprinkled with Spanish moss. The picturesque city is known for its delicious cuisine and sweet southern style. Along with the fantastic food and stunning scenery, the picturesque city also offers quaint and grand squares. Savannah has numerous squares and our favorite is Oglethorpe Square. The President’s Quarters Inn is nestled on this charming square, making it the perfect place to stay. Oglethorpe Square is only one of many squares that you will have the opportunity to enjoy while staying in Savannah. One that you do not want to miss is Chippewa Square. Here are a few things to … Continue reading

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Explore the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum

For all you history buffs out there, start planning your trip to one of the best museums in the city of Savannah. Guests to this amazing museum will have an experience like no other. The Ralph Mark Gilbert Rights Museum illustrates the civil rights struggle of Georgia’s oldest African-American community from slavery to the present. We here at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn want you to get the most out of your time spent in Savannah. Here are a few things to know about the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum. Named in honor of the late Dr. Ralph Mark Gilbert, the father of Savannah’s modern day Civil Rights Movement and … Continue reading

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The Harper Fowlkes House & The Society of the Cincinnati

It’s not a secret that the city of Savannah is full of rich, intriguing history. Over the years, Savannah has evolved into the beautiful city it is today. From fascinating museums to traditional cuisine, there is something in this southern city for everyone. One fantastic thing to see while in Savannah is The Harper Fowlkes House. We here at Presidents’ Quarters Inn love nothing more than the exciting history of our city, and we want you to experience the best of it when you come to visit. Here are a few things to know about The Harper Fowlkes House and The Society of the Cincinnati! The history of The Harper … Continue reading

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Savannah Historic District Tour Guide

In the heart of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, the Historic District of Savannah is full of cobblestone streets, magnificent gardens, and oak-shaded parks sprinkled with Spanish moss. Buzzing with art, culture, festivals, live theater, outdoor cafes, and gourmet restaurants, this true southern city will win your heart over! Savannah is a great place to live and visit throughout the year! For the visitors wishing to learn more about the roots of the city, Savannah Historic District is the best place to start your adventure! We at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn have written this guide so that you can experience the area to its fullest!   … Continue reading

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