The Coast / Savannah

Forsyth Park

10 Whitaker Street
Savannah, GA 31401

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Forsyth Park is the largest park in the historic district of Savannah Georgia. The Park covers 30 acres of land just south of Gaston Street and north of Park Avenue. The east border of Forsyth Park is Drayton Street and on the west is Whitaker. For locals and tourists, Forsyth Park is a hub of social interaction. Concerts, recreation sports, people watching, sun bathing, reading, relaxing…can all be seen going on in Forsyth Park depending on when you are there. On Saturdays there is a great farmer's Market that takes place in Forsyth Park. If you are going to be visiting the historic district of Savannah make sure to plan an hour to head over to Forsyth Park and check it out.

orsyth Park was laid out in the 1840's. The land for the original space was donated by William Hodgson. In 1851 John Forsyth, the 33rd Governor of Georgia donated an additional 20 acres, bring the total size of Forsyth Park to its present size. The Park was named after him and still retains his name today.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 7:00AM - 11:00PM
    Monday: 7:00AM - 11:00PM
    Tuesday: 7:00AM - 11:00PM
    Wednesday: 7:00AM - 11:00PM
    Thursday: 7:00AM - 11:00PM
    Friday: 7:00PM - 11:00PM
    Saturday: 7:00AM - 11:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages