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Quiet

This does not offer the large monuments or fountains but I found it to be one of the more tranquil... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
tedact
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St. Johns, Florida
George Washington Didn't Sleep Here; He Just Visited

This square was laid out in 1790, but not named until the following year after George Washington's... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
urbanguy
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Richmond, Virginia
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23 Jun 2018
“Quiet”
3 Feb 2018
“George Washington Didn't Sleep Here; He Just Visited”
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Named after George Washington, this city square is maintained by the people who live alongside it.
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

This does not offer the large monuments or fountains but I found it to be one of the more tranquil spots to take a break.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tedact
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The northeastern-most square in Savannah’s historic district, this was laid out in 1790 and named for George Washington. More peaceful than most squares, there are no monuments or statues here. A nice place to relax while exploring Savannah, but nothing specifically of interest here to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

One of the many squares around Downtown. Nothing special about but good place to sit and relax for a minute

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank samuel8248
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This square was laid out in 1790, but not named until the following year after George Washington's visit to Savannah.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 10 October 2017

One of the smaller squares of downtown Savannah, Washington Square was established in 1790 and named after our first president, George Washington. Nice little oasis in Savannah.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank AAHolt
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Took a stroll through the square and enjoyed the quietness as well as how peaceful it was. Beautiful small park well worth visiting.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Small square commemorating the visit of George Washington in 1791. Popular for weddings but I did not see any

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank N8699PYpeterw
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This square was a quiet one, our tour guide said because of that it its a popular wedding spot and that all of the squares can be reserved for weddings. It is a nice quiet stop.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank tedact
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Laid out in 1790, this square was named to honor President George Washington in 1791 in the year of his visit to Savannah. It also has been the site of the Trustees Garden when it was a testing site for experimental crops. Located on Houston...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Looking around this square was a nice activity to do with our family. The weather the day we walked around was fairly humid but the square was a bit cooler. Overall it was nice to visit.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank a1z2j345
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