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King Tisdell Cottage

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514 E Huntingdon St, Savannah, GA 31401-5115
+1 912-234-8000
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We enjoyed our visit. Our docent was very knowledgeable of the cottage and it's inhabitants. It... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
Crystal R
Rockwall, Texas
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Excellent Museum!! I highly recommend that you stop in for a tour during your visit to Savannah!

I was the only person going through this wonderful museum at the time of my visit which was... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2016
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514 E Huntingdon St, Savannah, GA 31401-5115
+1 912-234-8000
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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit. Our docent was very knowledgeable of the cottage and it's inhabitants. It isn't a big place so the majority of the time was spent listening to the stories of history. I have no pictures to add because no picture taking is...More

1  Thank Crystal R
Reviewed May 4, 2016

I was the only person going through this wonderful museum at the time of my visit which was awesome! Ronald, my docent was very knowledgeable about the local history and in particular, gave me an in depth overview of what to expect in each room...More

Thank miatagirl67
Reviewed April 15, 2016

A small but excellent museum chronicling black history in Savannah. Our docent was very friendly and knowledgable and there are a number of very interesting genuine artifacts related to the progression of black life in Savannah from slavery to the present time. I'm glad I...More

1  Thank Kel C
Reviewed April 11, 2016

I was the only person going thru this intimate museum so I had pretty much a private tour guide, Ron. This is right at a stop on the hop on hop off trolley, and a worthwhile stop, and the cottage museum dedicated to the preservation...More

Thank joanmaxine
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

The King-Tisdell cottage tour was wonderful. If you want to have a historical immersion experience in African American culture of Savannah this would be a great choice. Praise W.W. Law for his vocation in preserving this cottage and the historical neighborhoods around Savannah. What a...More

1  Thank Catherine M
Reviewed January 13, 2016

If you have never been to Savannah before and you are not familiar with Savannah's African-American history, your visit to the King Tisdell Cottage will definitely provide you with many interesting facts. The restoration of this cottage is well done and will make you feel...More

Thank WanderlustTeam
Reviewed March 5, 2015

The King-Tisdell Cottage is the epitome of the African-American experience in Savannah. The story of the owners is charming and truly representative of the experiences of African-Americans in Jim-Crow era Savannah. The exhibit dedicated to W.W. Law is superb and shows why he truly was...More

5  Thank Roland N
Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

This is located at stop 6 on the Old town trolley. A lot of love and care went into restoring and preserving the African American Savannah history in the King-Tisdell Cottage. The curator gives a wonderful tour.

1  Thank Phillip F
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