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Green-Meldrim House

14 W Macon St, Savannah, GA 31401-4356
+1 912-233-3845
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Sherman stayed here when he "marched to the sea".

This house is only open on occasions where church staff are available for tours. It is owned by the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kathweld
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Titusville, Florida
Beautifully Restored House; Interesting Tour, particuarly in relation to Gen. Sherman's usage during the Civil War

This is a beautifully restored house of a Liverpool bookeeper, who amassed a fortune in the cotton... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gurke13
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Celle, Germany
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Located in Madison Square, this was the headquarters of General Sherman after he occupied Savannah in 1864.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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14 W Macon St, Savannah, GA 31401-4356
Downtown
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This house is only open on occasions where church staff are available for tours. It is owned by the Episcopal church next door. The ladies giving the tour were really vested in the information provided. The house is worth seeing as much has been maintained...More

Thank Kathweld
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautifully restored house of a Liverpool bookeeper, who amassed a fortune in the cotton industry and built one of the more glamorous Gothic Revival houses in Savannah in the 1850s. Particuarly interesting was the account of the usage of the house by...More

Thank Gurke13
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The Green-Meldrim House, an 1853 Gothic Revival Mansion, was the headquarters of General William T. Sherman when the Federal army occupied Savannah during the Civil War. We noticed it as we were walking through Madison Square and saw the historical marker. My husband and I...More

Thank VickiAnne_11
Reviewed 8 May 2017

When visiting Savannah this is a house tour not to be missed! A lovely home that since the 1850's has had only two families as owners and now owned by St. John's Church. While the home does not contain many of the previous owner's furnishings,...More

Thank Karule
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The tour was wonderful and the home was beautiful. I had never seen pocket windows before I came to this house. Also the crown molding is the most intricate design I've ever seen. A definate must!

Thank barksinparks
Reviewed 2 May 2017

So far our favorite old Savannah home. The home is amazing and the history just as amazing. Billy Sherman stayed here after taking Savannah during the Civil War.

Thank Jimmy D
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The home has been in existence since before the Civil War and was lived in by several generations of one family, the Greens, before being bought by the Meldrin family. It is now the parish house of a Methodist Church. It's a beautiful home, and...More

Thank JaneD213
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This historic home is toured with different docents upstairs and downstairs, which results in a longer tour and provides lots of interesting information. This was one of my favorite of the homes, partly because I was able to spend more time looking around. They are...More

1  Thank jackyglo
Reviewed 2 April 2017

There is a slight confusion about the street. The address faces the courtyard/garden between St. John's Church and the house. Be sure to check the hours. There are times they have private functions and meetings during the opening hours - Thus they are closed. This...More

Thank borntotravelOH
Reviewed 29 March 2017

If you like historic homes, this is a good one to visit. Lots of period piece furnishings and a beautiful home that gives a sense of how the wealthy in Savannah lived during this period of history.

1  Thank Susan O
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courtneydawn816
How long does a tour last?
16 May 2016|
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Response from Roving-Saint | Reviewed this property |
Our tour lasted about 45-60". I guess it depends on the numbers of questions the docents get during the tour. The size of the group would have a bearing on that too, as it takes longer to maneuver the group through the house.
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mrjohnWaterlooNy
what is the price of admission
17 March 2015|
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Response from Molly G | Reviewed this property |
The Green Meldrim House is open for guided walk-in tours Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday – 10:00 AM to 4:00 pm. The last tour begins at 3:30. The house phone number is 912-233-3845. Saturday – 10:00 to 1:00 pm. The last... More
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AuroraJourney
Hello, are people able to walk to CW from the hotel? Is there a bus that goes to CW that goes by or near the hotel? Thanks for your help!
12 February 2015|
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Response from benntbear123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are at least four different buses, one the is free and three that are tour buses....
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