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Savannah Rambles

526 Price St, Savannah, GA 31401-5141
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Savannah Architectural History

My wife and I enjoyed a great tour with a very knowledgeable Dirk Hardison of Savannah Rambles... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
antarcticocean
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Naples, Florida
Too much nitty gritty, not enough overview

Dirk knows his stuff but the whole tour was only 5 or 6 blocks because we stopped and talked about... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
kelleemichel
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Lafayette, California
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You are invited to walk with me as I use Savannah's architectural history as a visual aid to tell the history of Savannah's innovative city plan, icredible mix of architectural styles, and generations of diverse people who have created America's...more
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526 Price St, Savannah, GA 31401-5141
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed a great tour with a very knowledgeable Dirk Hardison of Savannah Rambles. Highly recommend.

Thank antarcticocean
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Dirk knows his stuff but the whole tour was only 5 or 6 blocks because we stopped and talked about all the nitty gritty - for example 10 minutes on the (beautiful) drain pipes - 2 minutes would have been plenty. Also, felt like he...More

Thank kelleemichel
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We learned so much about Savannah history and the types of architecture around the city. Dirk shared so much information it makes you want to learn more! He had really interesting stories about the history of some of the residents in Savannah. We thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank rgbiker2017
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I wasn't exactly sure what to expect from an architectural tour, but this one combined interesting facts with a ton of Savannah history. This was a 2 hour tour that went a bit over and I wasn't bored for a moment. Dick knows his history...More

Thank Mindy A
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We took the architectural walking tour with our guide Dirk of Savannah Rambles. Dirk is very knowledgeable of architecture by having worked in the business and on several projects restoring Savannah landmarks. Dirk is also very knowledgeable about history and he blends the two together...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

My sister and I took Dirk's tour yesterday morning and thoroughly enjoyed it. We learned about the history of Savannah, the formation of the squares and the people of Savannah who have been instrumental in preserving their city. Facts about the architecture of some buildings...More

Thank Cathy H
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Very interesting tour with Dirk as our guide. He is very knowledgeable about the area and points out very clever details and stories regarding historic Savannah architecture. We enjoyed the tour very much, Dirk does a lot of research and personally worked restoring many Savannah...More

Thank kvtraveler10
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had a lovely morning with Dirk. He really brought the history and architecture of Savannah alive for us.

Thank Iris B
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

My cousin and I took a trip to Savannah for the weekend, we've never been and wanted to take in as much as we possibly could in two days. I booked a private walking tour to learn more about the history and architecture in Savannah....More

Thank katmc1002
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Took a 2ish hour tour with Dirk last week. He is filled with knowledge about Savannah. Easy stroll through the city. Lots of architectural details and historical facts about the city's history that were really interesting to us. Would highly recommend this tour.

Thank MimiFan926
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Melbat3
27 March 2018|
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Response from PardonMeBoy | Reviewed this property |
You can book through the web, as listed on TA, but since we decided that morning, I simply texted the listed phone number and Dirk responded back in seconds. I don't remember the cost but we paid at the end and included a... More
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Dean01
24 June 2015|
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Response from Kinlaw815 | Property representative |
Hello, Since this is a private tour, I can indeed move the tour to 10:00 am in this particular instance. I will go into my calendar within the next hour and alter the tour description so that you can purchase the tickets... More
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Dean01
8 June 2015|
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You must realize that Savannah has over 1800 historic structures within the 2.2 square miles of the National Landmark District (1 of 12 historic districts). These sites illustrate the city development from 1733 to the... More
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