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Genteel & Bard | Fine Savannah History & Ghost Tours

Oglethorpe Square, Savannah, GA 31401

Located in Historic Landmark District

Savannah is famously and fabulously haunted - brave Savannah's darkest history with Genteel & Bard
Walking Tour / Architectural Tour / Ghost Tour / History Tour / Specialty Tour
Info & Amenities

There's a secret the Savannah locals know. The very best parts of this old city, the sights that awe you and make a home in your heart, you can only get to them on foot. These old brick lanes and cobbled streets were made for ambling, for pauses, and sighs of surprise - for moments of pure delight.

We're proud to be Savannah's premiere family-owned luxury walking tour company. We're glad you're here, friend. Let's walk a while.

Read on for details on our Savannah History Tour and Savannah Ghost Encounter Tour


OUR AWARD-WINNING SAVANNAH HISTORY TOUR is an easy stroll with well-known Savannah personality, T.C. Michaels, through the most beautiful and walkable city in the U.S.. Experience Savannah's historic stories and see locations that shaped our country, while enjoying photographs, music, and first account letters. We're Savannah's only audio-enhanced walking tour - ensuring you can actually hear your live guide. You're sure to walk away with new friends and a deeper love for the Hostess City. This Savannah walking tour brings the museum experience outdoors, for an unforgettable live story-telling production. BOOK NOW, space is limited.




Ask the locals about their personal Savannah Ghost stories (you're tour guide included), and they'll be more than eager to share. There's no escaping the ghosts, and nearly everywhere you walk in Savannah is quite literally a step on someone's final resting place.

BOOK NOW and discover why this haunted ghost encounter is different than any other. We're Savannah's only audio-enhanced walking tour - ensuring you can hear your live guide up to 200 feet away. Just don't lag too far behind . . . the ghosts like it when you do that.

Business Status
  • Open For Business
COVID-19 Safety Measures
  • Savannah Safe
  • Social Distancing

AUDIO-ENHANCED SOCIAL DISTANCING As Savannah's premiere audio-enhanced walking tour experience, we've been social distancing since before it was in vogue. Our triple-sanitized audio receivers and single-use disposable ear buds allow our guests to hear their mic'd guide from up to 100 feet away. Now, that's what we call social distancing. *We do ask that our guests maintain distance between family/friend groups throughout the tour. PROFESSIONAL HOSTS Our highly-trained Savannah hosts show up to their performances with one goal in mind - to make sure that our guests' time with Genteel & Bard is the highlight of their trip. The health of our guides will be continually monitored. They will check in /check out guests wearing gloves and a mask - and will social distance while storytelling. There isn't another live entertainment experience this safe or enjoyable in the city of Savannah.

Hours of Operation
  • Sun. 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Mon. 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Tue. 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Wed. 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Thur. 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Sat. 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
TripAdvisor® Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Summer O | Jul 9, 2021
“Worth the time and money!”

My boyfriend and I were visiting Savannah for the first time, and we brought our friends who live there on this tour with us. All of us are in our late 30s. It was hard to pick which ghost or history...

M3833BWericaf | May 29, 2021
“A phenomenal way to explore Savannah”

I’ve done the ghost tour and the Savannah history tour with Genteel and Bard, and they were both fantastic. TC is an absolute delight. He’s incredibly dynamic and passionate about the city, and his...

carmenmarie74 | May 20, 2021
“Great history tour!”

Such an enjoyable tour! TC was so friendly and captivating, really enjoyed the headsets as well as his use of music and pictures. He talked to locals and you can tell he has a real passion for the...

Yelp® Reviews
Yelp Overall Rating
Michael B. | Jul 29, 2021

Wow, what a great tour! Logan was awesome. The tour was very informative. BUT, the single biggest absolute PLUS+++ was this company uses headsets to...

Cindy G. | Jun 7, 2021

My husband and I were really excited for the Dark Encounter ghost tour as part of our time in Savannah, but it turned out to be a huge letdown. The guide...

Ashley S. | Mar 21, 2021

This was my first tour with Genteel & Bard but my 6th ghost tour in Savannah. We met in Oglethorpe square near the Owens house. We could readily identify...