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The Marquis de Lafayette Would Be Proud

This may be the most beautiful square in Savannah and there are certainly many beautiful squares... read more

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Lafayette Square

This was a very interesting square, as are all the squares in Savannah. Take an afternoon walk... read more

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The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist dominates this city square.
Abercorn Street, Between East Harris and East Charlton Streets, Savannah, GA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This may be the most beautiful square in Savannah and there are certainly many beautiful squares. The beautiful fountain is very relaxing. If you only stop at one square to rest or escape the heat pick this one. Sitting here I realize that I have...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very interesting square, as are all the squares in Savannah. Take an afternoon walk through the squares - truly forward thinking on the part of the city.

Thank ANN F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were able to take pictures of kids with the fountain and the large trees with the Spanish Moss. Very relaxing park, although at times there were several folks pan-handling

Thank M3810PUtima
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a sort of loose goal to try to visit every square in the historic district of Savannah. We have come very close, but Lafayette was one of our favorites. It is lush and lovely, but the three-tiered freshly painted fountain...More

Thank Apryl P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Caught the free bus there and back from uptown. Had a wander through the park, helped by it being a lovely late afternoon. It was as atmospheric as you'd expect with the oaks and the fountain. A lot of birdlife added and interest and a...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the PERFECT place to sit and relax while visiting Savannah! Beautiful Square with the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Andrew Low House and Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home all surrounding this square. These are all places you should visit while you are in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just one of the many parks in Savannah but lovely fountain surrounded by lush greenery. Old historic houses border the park. It is lovely to sit and enjoy some shade before embarking on more Savannah adventures.

Thank Mon55
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is a nice little park with another pretty fountain. Again offers opportunity for photos and resting.

Thank spellb0und7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If I have to choose a square in Savannah, would be this one. The fountain and the vegetation are beautiful.

Thank aida68
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I would not go and search for this park all on its own, but the whole principle of the 21 parks through Savannah is great and when you have been sightseeing for the whole day it is a truly nice spot to rest and watch...More

Thank Ronald K
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