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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 today via mobile

Group was large and we did both house and walking tour. House tour was ok, lots of things mentioned, but couldn’t be shown. Walking tour was late and one of three stops deleted because bathroom break took a long time at nearby hotel. Tour guide...More

Thank William L
Reviewed yesterday

Such a cool experience and well worth the money. Great historical overview and spooky stories. So fun!

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a ghost tour of the property and our tour guide, Anna, was one of our favorite guides EVER! She was super knowledgeable and was good at holding our attention. Some of the group were being pretty obnoxious (drunk from previously day drinking before...More

Thank Forksville S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent tour loved every minute of it! Tour guide was awesome and the house was Amazing!!! Jovy was a great guide!!!!

Thank molly322014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I researched many different Ghost Tours in Savannah and this one had the best reviews. Well, now I know why! It was awesome and well worth the time and money. We did the house and walking tour. The house is beautiful and spooky at the...More

Thank Leanna L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The house was cool, the basement creepy, architecture beautiful. We went on the 10pm tour. Our guide Jovianny was knowledgeable, but talked WAAAAY too fast...so instead of being able to listen and take it all in, our small group was struggling to understand half of...More

Thank sungodddesss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not a person who has had any significant paranormal stories to share. So went on the tour with an open mind hoping this would be changed.. So for you skeptics expect exactly what you think. Go in with an open mind to be entertained...More

Thank ehburns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was only thinking we would hear stories and histories which indeed happened. Very nicely done. However in the basement strange unexpected things occurred. First, I heard door behind me rattle, I was only one in area of the basement in the surgeon room. My wife...More

1  Thank Teleskidoc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky to have a superb guide and story-teller in Annie as we went through the house. Her explanations and the information she shared with us certainly made for an 'enjoyable hour.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the cities newest tour house and is in good hands. The interpretation is on point, and the tour is educational.

Thank InnOnCharlotte
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29 July 2017|
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Response from Natalie D | Reviewed this property |
As others have said, in order to tour the inside of the Sorrel Weed House, you have to book with the house directly. In the evening, on the side of the house, just beyond the big black gates, there is a podium where someone... More