Guided tour

Savannah: Bonaventure Cemetery After-Hours Tour

Guided tour

Savannah: Bonaventure Cemetery After-Hours Tour

From US$ 55 per person

Enjoy an after-hours tour of Bonaventure Cemetery, the only tour of its kind in Savannah. Discover macabre stories only shared at nighttime. From killers to bootleggers, root doctors to doomed lovers, uncover the secrets of this mysterious location.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Discover the mysteries of Bonaventure Cemetery
  • Learn about the Illuminati, Freemasonry, and the occult
  • Listen to stories and recollections, told by your expert guide
Full description
Visit Bonaventure Cemetery after hours and discover the mysteries of this place, made famous by the novel Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. Take a 3-hour guided tour of the cemetery after dark, and explore the stories and the human drama behind the graves at this site. Stroll amongst the Gothic graves, towering oak trees, and trailing Spanish moss, the perfect backdrop for your eerie nighttime tour. Led by an expert storyteller guide, listen to tales of serial killers, root doctors, and doomed love affairs. Learn about freemasonry, and the other secret societies linked to the region.
  • 3-hour tour
  • Storyteller guide
  • Signed tour poster
  • Transportation
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

When arriving at 330 Bonaventure Rd, look for the pillared entrance with 2 goddess statues. As you drive through, follow to the right, which puts the red brick office building on your right. Exactly 50 feet (15 meters) up to your left is your first paved road (Mullryne Way). Take that left, following Mullryne Way as it snakes all the way down to the lower river bluff, and where it ends you'll observe a gravel parking lot on your right. Parking is free, so park there. Your additional landmarks will be a bridge in the distance and a marina. There is a single picnic table on the far side of the parking lot going towards the marina. Your guide will meet you in the general area of the table.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Wearing a costume

Know before you go

  • Free parking is available at the meeting point
  • It is recommended that you bring bug spray
Customer reviews

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4.9 /5

based on 10 reviews

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Great tour! Very informative and interesting! Thoroughly enjoyed it!

March 20, 2023

February 13, 2023

Shannon was very impressive, great guide!

July 4, 2022

Product ID: 123749