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Sorrel Weed House

6 W Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4354
+1 912-257-2223
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The Sorrel- Weed House operates Historic Savannah Tours and Haunted Ghost Tours in Savannah. Our purpose is to educate the public on the rich neoclassical Greek Revival architecture of the Sorrel- Weed House and the the famous architect Charles Cluskey who designed it, along with and the cultural history of antebellum Savannah Georgia. A focus is also maintained on Civil War Savannah, and the role of Brigadier General Moxley Sorrel CSA. Moxley served under General James Longstreet and wrote "Recollections of a Confederate Staff Officer". We also operate Haunted Ghost Tours in Savannah, as The Sorrel- Weed House was featured on Ghost Hunters with Jason Hawes and Grant Wilson in 2005, HGTV "If These Walls Could Talk" in 2006, the Travel Channel in 2010, (the Most Terrifying Places in America) and Ghost Adventures with Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin in 2014. In January 1940 - The Society for the Preservation of Savannah Landmarks opened the Sorrel- Weed House to the public. The name of their exhibit was "The Society for the Preservation of Savannah Landmarks Presents a Loan Exhibit of furniture and fine Arts 18th and 19th Centuries at the Sorrel-Weed House on Madison Square. Jan-April 1940" They were founded in 1939 and eventually became the Historic Savannah Foundation. 1954, The Sorrel-Weed House was designated a Georgia State Landmark. It was one of the first houses in Georgia to receive this honor. 2005- The Sorrel Weed House opened to the public for Historic House Tours and Haunted Savannah Ghost Tours. 2010. The Sorrel Weed House was designated a Museum in the State of Georgia.
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6 W Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4354
+1 912-257-2223
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Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed hearing the history of the house, but some of the stories of ghosts and orb sightings were a bit theatrical.

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Did not get to tour Sorrel Weed house so this review is not about the tour itself. Tried twice to go. First time just missed the last tour of the day. So we double checked the tour times on Sorrel Weed website. It states hours...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed May 2, 2017

I had fun on this tour. Our guide Wesley, was very knowledgeable. I was expecting to be able to go through the whole house but the tour was only downstairs and upstairs in 2 rooms. The carriage house was neat and spooky. We also did...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed May 2, 2017

The tour guide was entertaining, had fun! Did not see any ghosts, but we enjoyed the history and stories behind the house!

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I did the Paranormal Investigations from 11:30 PM to 2:00 AM. It was a fun experience and will be back to do it again in the future. Gordon was a great guide and lead investigator.

1  Thank Donna H
Reviewed April 28, 2017

We signed up for the house tour and walking tour and enjoyed both. Our tour guide was Wesley and he did a good job. The pictures they had of apparitions were spooky and Wesley recounted a couple experiences he had in the house. Walking tour...More

Thank Glo S
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Myself, my wife and my daughter took the Sorrell Weed House and Walking Tour on April 11. Our tour guide was Paul. He was fantastic. His knowledge of the house and it's history was very thorough. He shared with us photographic and audio evidence captured...More

1  Thank cava3
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Paul is an amazing tour guide gave us great information and showed us cool pictures and let us explore the rooms. We were sad we didn't do the walking tour with him. But such he does such a good job ! The story behind the...More

1  Thank elahey42
Reviewed April 25, 2017

We did the house & ghost tour with Wesley.There were very few facts so the info was presented in a painfully slow manner. The presentation did not come across as factual so I tried to validate some of the points when I got home. They...More

Thank lisahigh
Reviewed April 24, 2017

I did the haunted tour and it was enjoyable. Great guide through the house and they allow and encourage pictures since it is supposed to be one of the most haunted. I did not experience anything though on my trip.

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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
It does not really matter there are only a couple who do the sorrel house and either one is good