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Wormsloe Historic Site

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Address: 7601 Skidaway Road, Savannah, GA
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+1 912-353-3023
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09:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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A breathtaking live oak avenue leads visitors one mile down a colonial road...

A breathtaking live oak avenue leads visitors one mile down a colonial road to a vistor center, where they can watch short historical film, tour a museum, and browse a gift shop. A walking trail leads to the 1737 tabby ruins of the oldest remaining structure in the Savannah. Trails meander past scenic marsh views to the Colonial Life Area, where costumed interpreters provide living history demonstrations in the afternoons, weather permitting. Five more miles of nature trails are available for those who are more adventurous.

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A must see

Staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the History of the plantation and the owners / families.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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York, Pennsylvania
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York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the History of the plantation and the owners / families.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When I think of Savannah, I think of Live oak with Spanish mosses and this is the place to be. A must see! It's a bit far from everything but worth the trip over. Beautiful pictures and lovely place!

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Rochester, New York
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don't go to this Plantation site if you are looking to see an old plantation house, like I thought we would see. This historic site is more "ruins" and lots of wilderness walking. Not terrible, but just not what I had expected. If you like to walk for miles amongst nature, this is a journey for you.

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Andover, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Tour takes approx 90 minutes, starting with a 13 minute documentary film in the visitors center. Docents dressed in period costumes are great guides, very informative and knowlegeable. Even if your not a history buff, you will enjoy this tour!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The history of the roadway is interesting. The trees are eerily scenic while the sun shines down on them. I'd only recommend this place if you have time. What you see among the tourist pictures are basically it. If you see a couple of these same trees.. you've seen them all. It's the same view for the next 1.5 miles.

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Little River
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited during Georgia Museum Sunday when there were deomonstrations dating back to colonial times. Great video sharing information about the plantation. Very interesting and a must see.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Live Oak trees covered with Spanish Moss on the 1 1/2 mile drive to the site is breathtaking! You can take pics without paying to visit the site. The entrance is well worth the $10 if you are a history buff and just a peaceful walk around the grounds.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this site recently and enjoyed a very easy and relaxing walk around the grounds. Dog-friendly place for some excellent outdoor time. Worth the drive.

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Lake Hamilton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The drive through the 1.5 mile road of oak tress was a very cool site would go back again sometime soon to see when everything green

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my Moms favorite. It was so beautiful and serene.A nice walk on one of the sunny days we had.

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