Savannah Offers Historical and Cultural Attractions
The Country Inn & Suites lies only six miles from downtown Savannah, and the Old Savannah Trolley provides complimentary rides from the hotel to the Historic District, the largest National Historic Landmark District in the United States. Wander past the restored buildings of the City Market or learn about the Civil War at Old Fort Jackson. If you have a passion for the visual arts, tour Savannah College of Art and Design or stop by the Telfair Museum of Art. The Savannah Botanical Gardens offer tranquil natural beauty less than two miles from the hotel.
Experience these attractions:
- Armstrong State University (4.2 miles)
A vibrant liberal arts university, Armstrong State welcomes students from across the country to its scenic 268-acre campus.
Phone: +1 (912) 344-2576
- City Market (6 miles)
This four-block market features local stores and restaurants housed inside historical, restored buildings.
Phone: +1 (912) 232-4903
- Forsyth Park (4.1 miles)
The largest park in the Historic District, Forsyth Park spans 30 acres and serves as a venue for concerts and farmers’ markets.
Phone: +1 (912) 651-6610
- Georgia State Railroad Museum (4.8 miles)
Built in 1850, this museum hosts steam and diesel trains and is the oldest and largest 19th-century railroad complex in the U.S.
Phone: +1 (912) 651-6823
- Old Fort Jackson (6.2 miles)
This fortification along the Savannah riverfront survived the War of 1812 and the Civil War and now offers interactive programs and daily cannon firings.
Phone: +1 (912) 232-3945
- Savannah Botanical Gardens (1.5 miles)
Leave the bustle of the city behind as you stroll along peaceful walking paths past herb and flower gardens and a tranquil pond.
Phone: +1 (912) 355-3883
- Savannah Civic Center (5 miles)
The Savannah Civic Center provides a home for concerts, stand-up comedy and ballet performances.
Phone: +1 (912) 651-6550
- Savannah College of Art and Design (4.7 miles)
A premier university for creative and art-minded students, the Savannah College of Art and Design features a top-ranked interior design program and the impressive SCAD Museum of Art.
Phone: +1 (912) 525-5100 or +1 (800) 869-7223
- Savannah State University (3.9 miles)
Welcoming students for over 125 years, this university, along with Armstrong State and SCAD, makes Savannah a major educational destination.
Phone: +1 (912) 358-4338
- Surf Lagoon Water Park (18 miles)
Surf Lagoon offers a lazy river and multiple waterslides to enjoy every summer.
Phone: +1 (912) 988-1801
- Telfair Museum of Art: Academy of Arts & Sciences (5.1 miles)
The Telfair Museum offers an array of special exhibits and features more than 4,000 pieces in its permanent collection.
Phone: +1 (912) 790-8800
- Tybee Island Light Station and Museum (16 miles)
For more than 270 years, the Tybee Island Lighthouse has directed ships safely into the Savannah River. Visit the five-acre site to tour an educational museum and experience amazing views.
Phone: +1 (912) 786-5801