Explore cultural and historical Savannah attractions

Situated only six miles from historic downtown Savannah, the Country Inn & Suites, Savannah Midtown, GA is the perfect home base for your sightseeing adventures. From the hotel, you can head downtown to wander past the restored buildings of the City Market, indulge in one of the famous pralines at River Street Sweets, or take a guided tour of the Historic District. If you have a passion for the visual arts, visit the art museum at Savannah College of Art and Design or stop by the Telfair Museums. Looking for outdoor attractions? The Savannah Botanical Gardens offers tranquil natural beauty less than two miles from the hotel, and Tybee Island is just 18 miles away. Interested in a trolley tour? Contact the front desk for more information.

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Savannah College of Art and Design

4.74 mi / 7.63 km from the hotel
Often referred to as SCAD, this private, non-profit college was founded in 1978 and features an art museum and film festivals.

Tybee Island

16.02 mi / 25.78 km from the hotel
This popular destination boasts three miles of beach and a famous lighthouse that dates to 1736.

Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace

5.04 mi / 8.1 km from the hotel
Tour the home of America’s first Girl Scout, Juliette Gordon Low, and find out more about how the Girl Scouts began in 1912.

Savannah City Market

5.25 mi / 8.45 km from the hotel
Discover shops, restaurants, and nightlife at this historical marketplace. If you’ve got a sweet tooth, stop by the Byrd Cookie Company to sample cheddar pecan biscuits and key lime coolers.

The Historic Savannah Theatre

4.95 mi / 7.97 km from the hotel
This theater has been delighting crowds with grand musicals and live theatrical performances since 1818.

Forsyth Park

4.53 mi / 7.3 km from the hotel
The largest of its kind in the Historic District, Forsyth Park spans 30 acres and serves as a venue for concerts and farmers' markets.

Georgia Southern University Armstrong Campus

3.41 mi / 5.49 km from the hotel
The Armstrong branch of Georgia Southern welcomes students from across the country to its scenic 268-acre campus.

Georgia State Railroad Museum

4.79 mi / 7.71 km from the hotel
Railroad enthusiasts enjoy this popular attraction, which features antique locomotives, enchanting model trains, a working roundhouse, and an old-fashioned repair shop.

Old Fort Jackson

6.98 mi / 11.23 km from the hotel
This National Historic Landmark along the Savannah riverfront survived the War of 1812 as well as the Civil War and now offers interactive programs and daily cannon firings.

Savannah Botanical Gardens

1.6 mi / 2.58 km from the hotel
Stroll along peaceful walking paths past rose and vegetable gardens, or enjoy some quiet meditation by the tranquil pond.

Savannah Civic Center

4.94 mi / 7.95 km from the hotel
The Savannah Civic Center hosts a range of concerts, stand-up comedy events, and ballet performances.

Telfair Museums

5.05 mi / 8.13 km from the hotel
The Telfair Museums offer an array of special exhibits and feature more than 4,500 pieces in their permanent collections.

Tybee Island Light Station and Museum

16.01 mi / 25.76 km from the hotel
Since 1736, the Tybee Island Lighthouse has directed ships safely into the Savannah River. Visit the five-acre site to tour the educational museum or enjoy a sunset tour.

Savannah State University

3.45 mi / 5.56 km from the hotel
Learn about student life from Tiger Ambassadors, who offer tours of Savannah State, which proudly stands as the oldest public HBCU in Georgia.

Surf Lagoon Water Park

12.38 mi / 19.93 km from the hotel
Let your entire crew splash around at this refreshing seasonal attraction, which features exciting waterslides, a man-made beach, and a wet-and-wild water playground.