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Bonaventure Cemetery Journeys w/ Shannon Scott

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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...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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330 Bonaventure Rd, Savannah, GA 31404-3222
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited Savannah on a girls trip this past week and had a tour by Shannon. We really appreciated all the knowledge and research Shannon had and had done. I especially appreciated how easy it was to get ahold of Shannon. We had to coordinate...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mustbluv
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second tour we’ve take of Bonaventure Cemetery. The first was with Shannon Scott in 2017 and the second was with Lisa Marie in November 2018. Both tours were great! While the guides’ toured shared some highlights, like Little Gracie and Johnny Mercer,...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RobynF297
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best tour ever. He was so informative. Our whole group loved his history of the cemetery. Would definitely recommend him.

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Venture546125
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour with Shannon was incredible!!! He is full of knowledge and I was intrigued the entire tour!! I couldn’t wait to see what he was going to say next!!!! What an eye opener!!!

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ppino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The overall tour was okay and the tour guide seemed to know the basics. When it came to the actual history, she was lacking. Bringing up that the "English held the cemetery in 1846" seemed a bit far fetched. I am hoping that she meant...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JessicaClements
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We lucked out and ended up with a private tour of Bonaventure Cemetery the day before thanksgiving. We found Lisa Marie to be personable and engaging. I would definitely recommend the tour to a friend.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jlh1210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lisa Marie was a walking history book and kept us captivated and entertained for one of our afternoons in Savannah. If you have doubts about spending several hours in a cemetery, you'll quickly change your mind after a few moments with this charming guide! She...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family really enjoyed the tour of Bonadventure Cemetary. We learned quite a bit of history and fun information. We would recommend this to other families.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At first we were disappointed when we received a text that Shannon wasn't available and we would be taking the tour with another person...but Lisa Marie far exceeded expectations. She was incredible top to bottom. A wealth of information that was easy to hear (some...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Culture551834
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour is definitely worth the money. Shannon has a wealth of knowledge about Savannah and the cemetery and has so many stories about the people buried there. You will be amazed at what you learn and how interesting it is.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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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
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