Savannah GA Attractions to Make Time For

Tour endless museums and learn about Savannah’s history, walk the beaches, or browse contemporary art. Here’s a list of Savannah GA attractions you need to make time for! Savannah History Museum Located in an old train station, the Savannah History Museum offers both permanent and rotating exhibits. It’s obviously the best place to learn more about Savannah’s unique history. Fort McAllister Experience one of the best scenic parks in the region as it showcases the best-preserve earthward fortification of the Confederacy. Fort McAllister is located just south of downtown Savannah on the banks of the Ogeechee River. SCAD Museum of Art Check out the Savannah College of Art and Design … Continue reading

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Roundhouse Railroad Museum for Train Lovers

Attention: Train Lovers! You need to make your way to Savannah, Georgia to visit the oldest and largest existing 19th century railroad operations complex in the country. Construction on the Roundhouse Railroad Museum, now called the Georgia State Railroad Museum, began back in 1850. Would you believe 13 of the original structures remain today? The Roundhouse Railroad Museum is located at the old Central of Georgia Railway Savannah Shops and Terminal Facilities, which served as a major repair facility for the Central of Georgia Railways. It was a vibrant part of Savannah’s industrial heritage. Owned by the City of Savannah, the complex has been operated by the Coastal Heritage Society … Continue reading

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Old Savannah Tours Bring Savannah’s History to Life

It truly is one of the best ways to take in the beauty of Savannah, Georgia. Savannah’s history will come to life when you experience Old Savannah Tours. They have been showing off Savannah since 1979, which is twice as long as the nearest competitor. A 2013 TripAdvisor winner of the “Certificate of Excellence,” Old Savannah Tours is the largest Savannah-owned and operated tour company. They have been voted best tour each year since 2003, with their tours developed and researched by the people that live in and love Savannah. There will be no canned, scripted tours when you climb aboard. Each tour is different, and descriptive. You’ll enjoy uniquely … Continue reading

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Savannah Restaurant Week Back Next Month

It’s one of the most highly anticipated events of the year in Savannah. Make your way to Georgia for Savannah Restaurant Week next month! You don’t want to miss this 10-day celebration of Savannah’s restaurant scene. From January 24 through February 2, 2014, Savannah Restaurant Week will pay homage to the culinary heritage that makes the city unique. You can dine at restaurants and pay tribute to those that have become such a vital part of Savannah’s hospitality. Each participating upscale restaurant will offer a delicious three-course, prix fixe dinner menu for just $30 per person. However, that does not include tax and gratuity. Here’s a list of participating restaurants. … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Savannah in January

The holidays are nearly behind us, and it’s time to start looking forward to 2014. There are a number of great things to do in Savannah in January for all budgets and age groups. We at Presidents’ Quarters Inn would love to help you plan your trip. Here’s a list of events you should know about! January 1, 2014 Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights You can still experience all the Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights has to offer on January 1st. Hosted by the Savannah Morning News and the Savannah Harbor Foundation, the event will delight people of all ages. The drive-through light experience showcases more than 80 larger-than-life displays. … Continue reading

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Savannah Gun Show Set for January 11-12, 2014

Start packing your bags and making your reservations at Presidents’ Quarters Inn, a historic Savannah bed and breakfast. The Savannah Gun Show is set for January 11 and 12 in 2014. It’s all going down at the Savannah Civic Center. Hosted by the Eastman Gun Shows of Georgia, the Savannah Gun Show has something for everyone. The gun buying public knows the difference in shows and they wait for Eastman. Last year Eastman Gun Shows had the most shows ever with higher attendance than any previous year. At the show, you’ll have more dealers with more selection than any other show, store or catalog. Dealers promise a good deal on … Continue reading

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The Greatest Show on Earth Makes its Way to Savannah

Pack your bags and head to Savannah to take in the Greatest Show on Earth! On January 22, 23, 24, 25 and 26, you can catch Super Circus Heroes at the Savannah Civic Center. It’s an ALL-New Gold Tour that’s ready to roll out in Savannah, Georgia in 2014. The show is presented by Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey. They promise wonders from the marvelous to the magnificent where every day is extraordinary. The action-packed circus show in Savannah will be filled with superhuman athleticism, power and pageantry! No matter your age, you’ll enjoy watching the elephants, horses, camels and acrobats team up with aerialists and over-the-top clowns. This … Continue reading

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SkateFest 2013 at the Civic Center

Lace up your skates and get ready to hit the ice once again in Savannah! From Saturday, December 14, 2013 through Saturday, January 4, 2014, you’ll have the chance to enjoy SkateFest at the Savannah Civic Center. This yearly public ice skating event is one for all ages. It’s alcohol free and family friendly. The event runs daily, except for Christmas Day. You can skate until you want a break then visit the concession stand that’s open in the Civic Center Main Lobby between sessions and during SkateFest hours. Each session lasts 1 and a half hours. It’s $7 per person or you can purchase a SkateFest pass at $35 … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Savannah’s Annual Holiday Tour of Homes!

The magical holiday feeling comes alive once again on Saturday, December 14. You do not want to miss Savannah’s annual Holiday Tour of Homes, a community project of Savannah’s Downtown Neighborhood Association. The holiday-themed tour of homes in the downtown area will let you experience the holidays Savannah-style. It all kicks off with a free City Market Open House. You’ll be entertained by carolers, twinkling lights and even Santa Claus himself. Browse the shops and boutiques in the area and sample delicious treats. It’s the perfect start to the Holiday Tour of Homes and the Christmas season. Then on Saturday, December 14, the Downtown Neighborhood Association offers its Afternoon Tour … Continue reading

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Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights

Only in its second year, the Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights is no doubt a spectacular holiday adventure. It’s a drive-through light experience that showcases at least 80 larger-than-life displays. There are surprises hidden behind every twist and turn, including additional events and entertainment! One of those is the Staples Safari Zoo. It was established three generations ago to aid in rehabbing exotic and domestic animals. The goal of the zoo is to give these animals a happy ending. That’s made possible through the efforts of Brian Staples. Staples made a life commitment to animal conservation. He works to support the zoo and educate people about the plight of endangered … Continue reading

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