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Colonial Park Cemetery

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The city's oldest cemetery, with family plots dating back to the 1700s.
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201 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the oldest cemetery still standing in Savannah, it's the final resting place of Button Gwinnett a signer of the Declaration of Independence. I come to Colonial Park frequently to take wet-plate photos and relax.

Thank Jared C
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and i walked throughout Savannah, GA and ended at the biggest park there. The Cemetary is a great destination!

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you get a chance to take a tour of the cemetery, do it with a guide. Don't miss this place, most all the tour guides in Savannah are pros, it is better at night,

Thank basnowde
Reviewed 1 week ago

My cousin and I visited the cemetar y to honor our 5th and 4th great grandparents who are buried in Colonial Park, it's a beautiful place right in the heart of Savannah

Thank Sunshine260030
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting place during the day, creepy at night, but again worth a visit. The entrance is majestic and inside you can see a dark, yet realistic sight of the history of the city.

Thank aida68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colonial Park Cemetery was one of the places we learned about on the Hop-On, Hop Off Trolley in Savannah. It is very old, and contains the graves of many of Savannah's earliest citizens. A signer of the Declaration of Independence lies here. Outstanding to me...More

Thank Parisgirl52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like old cemetery, you should definitely check out this one. Sadly the cemetery has sustained damage through the years (especially from the Civil Was when Sherman's army of 1,000 men stared and made camp there. While there are some signs to point out...More

Thank goldenparadox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to snap photos after dark. The only problem was that security locked up us out at 8:00. Very historical place though.

Thank John P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked all around this cemetary looking at the headstones. The headstone age of some of the deceased are quite old. Trees and benches for shade and to take a load off. Very relaxing.

Thank nlf31763
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting cemetery, as along the back wall there are a bunch of headstones all lined up. Great for photography. I would recommend stopping there and strolling about the beautiful grounds.

Thank Lisa S
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