Savannah Historic District

Local nameSavannah Historic District
LocationSavannah, Georgia, United States

The Savannah Historic District is a large urban U.S. historic district that roughly corresponds to the city limits of Savannah, Georgia, prior to the American Civil War. The area was declared a National Historic Landmark District in 1966, and is one of the largest districts of its kind in the United States. The district was made in recognition of the unique layout of the city, begun by James Oglethorpe at the city's founding and propagated for over a century of its growth.The plan of the historic portions of Savannah is based on the concept of a ward, as defined by James Oglethorpe.

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Savannah Historic and Secret East Side Food Tour from 57 USD

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Coordinates 32°4'28.039" N -81°5'33.211" E

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