Oglethorpe Square, Savannah

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  • Oglethorpe Square was the final square (of the 6) Oglethorpe laid out during the time that he resided in the colony. That makes it fancy! One of the interesting facts we read about Oglethorpe Square i...  more »
  • Typical Savannah square, in the Historic District, surrounded by historical buildings and near tourist attractions like the Colonial Park Cemetery.
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  • Just love these squares in downtown Savannah. This one was established in 1742 and was eventually named after James Oglethorpe, the founder of Georgia.  more »
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  • Hard to find parking, but good other than that!
  • Shady. Lots of benches. Not much to do or see, but a nice place to eat ice cream or have a sandwich while resting in the shade.
  • Great place to eat lunch.
  • A great place to drink a cup of coffee and watch the tour crowds.
  • Great place to walk around and see some older buildings, etc

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