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Walking Savannah's Hidden History

Savannah, United States

Experience hosted by Kerry

90 minsHosted in English
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 10 people
Private groups available for up to 30.

What you'll do

Walking Savannah's Hidden History, by Mad Cat Tours.

If you have a large group or need extra tickets just look us up online as Mad Cat Tours, we have great discounts, too!

Our tours feature exciting, original, uncensored history. Delving deeper, using first hand accounts from source materials, to share details of the people, their motivations, interactions and methods. Bringing colorful characters from the past off of the dusty page, brilliantly into life.

We give voice to the history of Savannah, from early colonial days through the revolutionary war and civil war, to the prohibition era, going far beyond typical tourist history.

We explore vaults and secret tunnels, stroll historical parks, view the finest antebellum mansions and find the hidden gems of Savannah’s past - places few locals know about or ever see.

We consider ourselves the luckiest people in Savannah. We have the privilege of hosting guests and making new friends from all around the world, all while sharing our enthusiasm for this incredible city!

Other things to note
Dogs are always welcome, on a leash please.
We recommend arriving 15 minutes ahead of the tour starting time at to allow time for parking, etc. You may want a bottle of water, perhaps some insect repellent. We encourage checking the weather and preparing accordingly. If you have any questions please let us know, we are always happy to help.
Walking Savannah's Hidden History, by Mad Cat Tours.

If you have a large group or need extra tickets just look us up online as Mad Cat Tours, we have great discounts, too!

Our tours feature exciting, original, uncensored history. Delving deeper, using first hand accounts from source materials, to share details of the people, their motivations, interactions and methods. Bringing colorful characters from the past off of the du…

Meet your host, Kerry

Host on Airbnb since 2019
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Our guides live in Savannah and know the city inside and out. We are passionate about Savannah, constantly researching, digging deeper to bring her past to life, discovering and sharing the secrets of her unique culture and folklore. We are all guides and friends who take turns presenting our tour.

Daryl is an authority on local history and true crime connoisseur

Cricket is a Savannah native, versed in local history and the craft of storytelling

Kerry studied history and paleontology in college and is an avid historian

Jackie is an accomplished guide with encyclopedic knowledge of Georgia history

Jessi-Lyn is well versed, dynamic and engaging, you will learn and have fun!

Rocky's passion and expertise shine through every word, one of Savannah's best guides!

Dust is an evocative storyteller and truly passionate historian!
Our guides live in Savannah and know the city inside and out. We are passionate about Savannah, constantly researching, digging deeper to bring her past to life, discovering and sharing the secrets of her unique culture and folklore. We are all guides and friends who take turns presenting our tour.

Daryl is an authority on local history and true crime connoisseur

Cricket is a Savannah native, versed in local history and the craft of storytelling

Kerry studied his…
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Where you'll be

Start with the founder of Georgia, Oglethorpe, in Chippewa Square

Along the way we will find Savannah's hidden burial grounds, the epicenter of colonial justice, the birthplace of Georgia, vaults and hidden tunnels, stunning architecture, what podcasts won't tell you about the Revolution and Civil War, just to name a few highlights.

Rated 4.94 out of 5 from 314 reviews.

Farah
June 2021
Kerry has a wealth of historical knowledge surrounding Savannah’s past. We enjoyed learning not only more about the city but some general American history as well. Kerry also provided us some local tips for our stay in Savannah.
Bettyann
June 2021
Great tour to take when you first arrive to get acclimated and get your bearings while learning a little about Savannah history with Kerry, a great host and story teller.
Glenn
June 2021
Our tour with Dust was the perfect way to wrap up our short trip to Savannah! Her love of the city and it’s history added an extra touch that was really fun. She was so attentive to our questions and even walk out of the way to visit one of the stories that we asked about. Highly recommend the tour and Dust!
Our tour with Dust was the perfect way to wrap up our short trip to Savannah! Her love of the city and it’s history added an extra touch that was really fun. She was so attentive t…
Jeanne
June 2021
Kerry is one of the best tour guides we’ve ever had. He is knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and pleasant. In addition, he has a sense of humor. He is a treasure trove of history.
Minxuan
May 2021
Kerry’s tour was fantastic! He’s a natural with the perfect personality and gift at storytelling and engaging people, and his willingness to dig beyond regular sources and his passion for Savannah provided us with such interesting stories and experience to savor on during our entire trip in Savannah.
Kerry’s tour was fantastic! He’s a natural with the perfect personality and gift at storytelling and engaging people, and his willingness to dig beyond regular sources and his pass…
Megan
May 2021
My husband and I very much enjoyed this tour and recommend it to anyone looking for more than the average history lecture. Kerry was personable and we enjoyed the humor he laced into each story!

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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 5 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Umbrella or Jacket in case of rain

Water