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Chippewa Square

Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-351-3837
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Many historic attractions are located at this city square, which is named for the Battle of Chippewa in the War of 1812.
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Bull Street, Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-351-3837
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Reviewed 5 days ago

WE walked through this several times, but one night we just stopped to relax for a bit. Though it was late, we felt perfectly safe.

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a break during your stay in Savannah in the shade and enjoy the atmosphere. A genuine Southern experience.

Thank thomasmmc2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I believe I was walking in circles - I did find another "square" but it wasn't "Chippewa"... And even if I did find it the "Forrest Gump" bench I hear is gone - So not a total loss...

Thank ihartsouthcarolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the squares in Savannah are beautiful. This is the one that Forest Gump sits on in the movie, however, the bench has been moved to a museum in the city. The square is still a must when visiting Savannah.

Thank Robbin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You cannot help but channel your inner Forest Gump in the beautiful small park. As with other squares in Savanna the Southern Oaks are huge and provide much needed shade, lowering the temperature by 15 degrees or more. Sit on a bench and reenact one...More

Thank C0dys_Dad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got ice cream at Leopold's and came upon the square. an old black musician was playing a Sax. He played Amazing Grace and I sang. We tipped him and ate our ice cream while listening to him. a nice memory.

Thank Don K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful Square! A great place to sit and absorb the ambiance of Savannah, to immerse yourself in the history and charm of the city. There's not a bad time of day, or night to experience the charm of this Square, and certainly different...More

Thank SABemish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the beautiful Savannah Squares with moss covered trees and lovely park benches to sit and reflect.

Thank Marsha H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked many times through this park and we find it as an oasis during our vacation. Is a well maintained area.

Thank CMReyes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We read that the "bench scene" from Forrest Gump was filmed her, so while we were on a cycling trip, we stopped to see the park. The city originally had 24 (?) of these parks and they're gorgeous and would be a wonderful place to...More

Thank MaryKop
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