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Bonaventure Cemetery Journeys w/ Shannon Scott

330 Bonaventure Rd, Savannah, GA 31404-3222
+1 912-319-5600
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Tour the South's most illustrious, Victorian Cemetery with 29 year, resident storyteller, Shannon Scott or one of his other premium story hosts! Bonaventure is home to poets, songwriters, actors, artists, industrialists, duelists, Confederates, and every life story under one sunny cemetery! Fans of Secret Societies like The Freemasons won't be disappointed either as Bonaventure is imprinted everywhere with their emblems! See Little Gracie, Johnny Mercer, Conrad Aiken, Noble Jones and more! Fans of "Midnight In The Garden of Good and Evil?" Get close to the characters! Talk about a personal & impacting day out! Inquire about Historic District Hotel Transportation!
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330 Bonaventure Rd, Savannah, GA 31404-3222
+1 912-319-5600
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had never been to Savannah before and we're very much looking forward to our cemetary tour. Lisa Marie was a very informed tour guide who kept all of the group entertained with wonderful stories about the individuals and history of the Bonaventure Cemetery.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All of our party of five had toured the Bonaventure Cemetery with other guides and we all agree that this was our favorite. Shannon Scott's depth of knowledge, engaging style and personal stories really separates his tour from others. Highly recommend this a visit to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Based off of Trip Advisor reviews, I took the Bonaventure daytime tour. I normally don’t go to cemeteries but I’m getting better and better at being able to check out the ones that aren’t your conventional flat headstones, thanks to my brother, (i.e. Mount Royal...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

On Dec 4th, 2017, my husband and I were in Savannah for the first time, on a quick convention trip. It was recommended by two family members that if we do *one* tour, Bonaventure Cemetery was *the* one! We took the 10 to 12 morning...More

Thank sizwizz
Reviewed 11 December 2017

A local friend recommended Shannon's tour for our visit to Savannah and it did not disapoint! Shannon is extremely knowledgeable about Bonaventure Cemetary and does an excellent job articulating the history of this beautiful place. Shannon has taken a personal interest in learning the history...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We weren’t sure what to expect on a cemetery tour but we were pleasantly surprised at how enjoyable it turned out. Lisa Marie was very knowledgeable, had lots of background stories and made the 2 hrs fun and real learning experience. We found ample parking...More

Thank Les B
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The tour was fantastic. Although the tour had many opportunities to stop for a few minutes, I would suggest that it might not be suitable for those in poor health. The tour was full of interesting stories and information. Lisa Marie was very knowledgeable.

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We had read the reviews and wanted to be sure we got Shannon as our guide. From what I read it seemed that Shannon nearly always did the morning tour and sometimes turned it over to one of his guides for the afternoon. We booked...More

Thank Swede621
Reviewed 30 November 2017

My girlfriend and I were staying in Savnnah for the weekend, she booked a cemetery tour and I said, "ok cool" I thought it was a tour of the small cemetery in the historic district. We were running late and then I realized we had...More

Thank Fpmarinedotcom
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Shannon was beyond entertaining as well as professional. Anyone can easily tell he had a vault of knowledge about Bonaventure and the city of Savannah. We took the day-time tour and could've stayed there all day. We will definitely book another tour with him for...More

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Response from Kdavisbayer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and it’s free.
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Response from SScottTours | Property representative |
Hi. Apologies but did not receive a notice properly on these questions. 10AM & 2PM, season depending but 10AM pretty standard 7 Days A Week. There are companies that offer transport with a partial Bonaventure Tour but I do... More