Savannah Folklore Tour with Mr Bones

Savannah, United States

Experience hosted by Keith

2 hours, Hosted in English
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 10 people
Includes drinks

What you'll do

On the Savannah Folklore Tour with Mr Bones, I’ll tell you a stretch of stories as we walk from Liberty Street to Factors Walk, back and forth, across and up Bull Street. We’ll visit 9 squares with plenty of opportunity for detours and drink stops. I’ll show you beautiful churches, historic monuments, old bars and hotels, and I’ll tell you about the history of Savannah as it unfolds before us on our stroll.
We’ll make a few drink stops along the way, but I wouldn’t call this a pub crawl: it’s more a collection of short vignettes on a guided peek behind the mossy curtain that obscures Savannah’s darkest secrets.
Lines between fact and fiction will be blurred as we tackle some challenging and grotesque ghost stories and legends, coming face to face with one of life’s burning questions: what happens when we die ?
Other things to note
The Ole Bones Colonial Park Cemetery Tour is an experience focused on fact and historic accuracy, and is suitable for all ages.
The Savannah Folklore Tour is a fictional tour loosely based on known history, and is only for adults age 18 and older. I’ll allow some mature teenagers but no children.
On the Savannah Folklore Tour with Mr Bones, I’ll tell you a stretch of stories as we walk from Liberty Street to Factors Walk, back and forth, across and up Bull Street. We’ll visit 9 squares with plenty of opportunity for detours and drink stops. I’ll show you beautiful churches, historic monuments, old bars and hotels, and I’ll tell you about the history of Savannah as it unfolds before us on our stroll.
We’ll make a few drink stops along…

What's included

  • Drinks
    There are opportunities for drink / bathroom stops along our route

Meet your host, Keith

Host on Airbnb since 2017
  • 75 Reviews
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I’m Mr. Bones! I’ve been hosting cemetery tours in Savannah for the past year — I was born and raised here, in what some call “the most haunted city in America.” I have a Bachelors in Public Relations, and have published a book of gothic horror, nine music albums, and have had a whole mess of different jobs in this area (including work as a librarian and in radio broadcast). People like me for my Southern charm, sharp style, and spooky stories. I live just south of historic downtown with my wife and son.
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Where you'll be

On this storytelling experience, you might stand in a public square, but you’ll be transported to the 1730s, the 1860s, the 1920s, and all across time. Hear the stories of Savannah’s history that haunt it to this day.

We might be walking through public parks, but there’s more information and intrigue to be had when walking with Mr. Bones - don’t go it alone! Take your visit up a notch with one of the most uniquely Savannah experiences available

Rated 4.95 out of 5 from 75 reviews.

Cody
August 2021
Keith is great! Very personable. Shows you a lot of good places in town to visit while also giving a lot of history and lore. He was really thoughtful and considerate. This tour is definitely more history than ghost stories, but we didn’t mind. Thanks, Keith!
Brittany
August 2021
This tour was perfect for my dad and me! I will be taking it with other family members and friends who are from out of town!
Amy
May 2021
We loved our time with Keith. He crafted the tour to suit our group and took the time to get to know us so he could show and share a perfect combination of history + cocktails. Would absolutely repeat and highly recommend.
Jessi
May 2021
We 💓 Mr. Bones!! Keith is an expert on Savannah culture, folklore and history! If you want a lovely night out experience full of fun history, the ‘ole bones tour is the way to go!! Will be recommending to family & friends who come this way :)
Mary
April 2021
A great intimate, personal tour of the city. The host was very knowledgeable about Savannah. The two hour tour flew by, we really enjoyed ourselves!
Georgina
February 2020
Keith was very knowledgeable about the area and it’s history. We enjoyed his story telling and how it all came back around in the end. We had a smaller group which made it so much more personable and enjoyable. Keith had a specific story to tell and I’m glad he shared it with us.

Choose from available dates

5 available
  • Sat, Sep 25
    10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
    Join 2 other guests
    $28 per person
  • Sat, Oct 2
    10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
    $28 per person
  • Sat, Oct 9
    10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
    Join 4 other guests
    $28 per person
  • Sat, Oct 16
    10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
    Join 4 other guests
    $28 per person
  • Sat, Oct 23
    10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
    Join 2 other guests
    $28 per person

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 16 and up can attend.

What to bring

Identification to present at bars if you’re wanting to drink.

Umbrella (in case of rain)