Savannah History Museum

The Savannah History Museum is housed in the Old Central of Georgia Railway passenger shed, adjacent to the Savannah Visitor Center. A National Historic Landmark built in the 1850's and 1860's, this museum showcases the city's fascinating history from its founding in 1733 to today.

  • Kidding Around

    For those young at heart whose interests include learning more about Savannah’s rich and varied history, "Kidding Around" is a great way to gain a unique perspective on how it all came about. You can visit the Savannah History Museum that chronicles the city’s history from 1733 and the Georgia State Railroad Museum showcasing the importance of the locomotive in our history. You will learn how Old Fort Jackson was built to sustain the War of 1812 and why Juliette Gordon Low’s creation of the Girl Scouts was so important in reinforcing our country’s values. You can choose to visit the Whistle Stop Restaurant and take the amazing Dolphin Magic Tour.